Rick in the News

Call for turbine construction ban

July 11, 2012

A renewed demand for an immediate ban in Ontario of all future wind turbine construction was issued Tuesday by Chatham-Kent Essex MPP Rick Nicholls.

“Stop the madness,” the Tory MPP said in an interview with The Daily News Tuesday.

Nicholls said the need for a moratorium is especially important in light of Tuesday’s federal government’s announcement calling for a study to evaluate the relationship between wind turbine noise and potential health effects.

Read the rest of the story at the Chatham Daily News.