Bat-tered: Government Cancels Approval for Completed Wind Farm to Save Endangered Bat Species

Following the cancellation of 758 wind projects in Ontario, its government has further delighted locals with the decision to revoke approval for the (almost complete) Nations Rise project, at North Stormont, near Ottawa. This time the decision announced by Jeff Yurek, Ontario’s Minister of Environment, Conservation and Parks, was not one based purely on the […]

Wind Power Outfit – NextEra Drives Off Bats Using Sonic Torture Devices

A justifiably angry Esther Wrightman unloads on NextEra’s latest outrage in Ontario. Wind developers deploy ultrasonic units to ‘jam’ bat echolocation Ontario Wind Resistance Esther Wrightman 26 May 2017 NextEra is sticking Ultrasonic Units on their Jericho, Goshen and Bluewater wind turbines for the purpose of deterring bats from flying near them. Perhaps this wouldn’t […]