The proposed wind energy project for North Perth and Perth East has shaken this community.Read the full editorial in the Listowel Banner
Letters to the editor are arriving on a daily basis. Normally laid-back and meek residents are speaking out on their beliefs. Tensions ran high during a recent Invenergy Canada delegation at North Perth municipal council.
Folks are concerned, confused and many are downright fighting mad about wind turbines. It isn’t every day that a controversy of this magnitude takes a small-town community like this by such force.
The vast majority of local residents do not want a wind energy project here. We are basing that theory on the many residents who have contacted the Banner or made their opposition known in some other form.
The Same site currently has a snippet of an article, "Doctors discuss wind energy debate, " and two other articles on Invenergy's activities - all invite local residents to read more in the physical paper.