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5th Annual Global Wind Day on June 15th

Don Ross, member of the County Sustainability Group (CSG), a gathering of Prince Edward County residents with a common interest and desire to bring sustainability challenges to public attention, was once again this year’s Global Wind Day Ambassador. (more…)

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4th Annual Global Wind Day on June 15th

Here are some simple, verifiable facts about wind energy around the planet, to update you since our previous Global Wind Day report in 2011. To learn more about the many celebrations of wind energy happening all around the world on June 15th, you can go to this site, http://www.globalwindday.org/about-wind-day

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Wind Energy Drives Record Local Investments

Wind energy in Canada will enjoy a record year in 2011 with approximately 1,200 MW of new wind energy capacity projected to be added to provincial grids, representing an investment of $3.5 billion and creating 13,500 person-years of employment.