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Communities

Happy Earth Day! Global Warming Speech by Morgan

Morgan is 10 years old and chose to do this year’s school speech on Global Warming. Morgan has been asked to present his speech at his school’s assembly today, for Earth Day.

Happy Earth Day Morgan and thank you for letting us celebrate this important day with your wonderful speech! (more…)

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Environment

Standing up for Ontario’s clean energy vision

Originally published on the David Suzuki Foundation Blog, March 7, 2012 by Ryan Kadowaki, Climate Change and Clean Energy Program Coordinator The David Suzuki Foundation’s longtime slogan has been “Solutions are in our nature.”

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Events

Have your say in The Economist Debate

  This house believes that subsidising renewable energy is a good way to wean the world off fossil fuels. http://www.economist.com/debate/debates/overview/217

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Communities

Wind developer communicates benefits of wind project to community

Gilead Power Corporation is a strong supporter of CanWEA’s Best Practices Guidelines for Community Engagement and Public Consultation.  In fact, Gilead’s Stakeholder Engagement and Community Relations processes follow the Best Practices Guidelines. We believe that responsible communication and engagement is at the heart of every successful wind energy project.

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Communities

What does it mean to me to be a Friend of Wind?

-It means being willing to stand up and speak out for what you believe to be the right thing for the future. -It means taking time to attend council meetings, open houses and other public events when you might have other things you’d rather be doing.

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Communities

Action Needed:Urging Ontario to stick with its green energy program

There is about six months until the next provincial election in Ontario, yet the political nonsense is ramping up already, and we’ve barely recovered from the federal election. 

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Events

A challenge from Don Ross on Global Wind Day

I would like to propose a simple challenge to all of my fellow Friends of Wind for this year’s World Wind Day on June 15th. I’ve heard it said by a long serving retired provincial MP, who I greatly respect, that politicians rarely receive hand written letters in the mail from their constituents.

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Communities

Welcome to our Friends of Wind online community!

We are very happy to launch the Friends of Wind website and to open up a whole new chapter in community discussion around wind. We know there are wind supporters everywhere in Canada and we are addressing this to all of you.