DurhamRegion Article: Winds of change may be heading to Ontario green energy projects:
"There is a study going on," he said. "There is a development of a study with respect to offshore (wind turbines), and there's some work going on in the United States, and we were going to combine our efforts with those of the American researchers and take a look at issues, health and related -- health, environmental and other issues -- with respect to offshore wind projects."Read the entire article here
He noted the Province is also studying the effects of onshore wind turbines.
"The Ministry of the Environment has a research chair, I believe at the University of Waterloo," he said. "That research chair is in place to look at, among other things, noise monitoring issues, techniques, studies and related ... I know that the medical officer of health is very aligned to the health issues and will give us good advice on the type of research that we should or might be conducting, and we're always going to keep our eye firmly planted on health issues."