Archive for April, 2007

PEI Leads The Way

Sunday, April 29th, 2007

Prince Edward Island is going to be known for more than potatoes.  It is going to be known as Canada’s leader in wind energy.


European Poll on Renewable Energy

Saturday, April 28th, 2007

Gallup Europe has released a poll on attitudes toward renewable energy, including wind.


Politics Trumps Reason

Friday, April 20th, 2007

The Federal Environment Ministry has just released a report that purports to analyse the impact of Canada adhering to its Kyoto targets.  The report is so clearly politically biased that it is simply not worthy as a discussion document.


Ontario Power Generation Report on Performance

Saturday, April 14th, 2007

OPG has produced a glossy 8 page report that was sent to CEO’s across the Province.  It has some interesting insights.


Cutting the Umbilical Cord

Monday, April 9th, 2007

A lot of people ask if there is a way the Bruce Peninsula could get all of its electricity from the wind, and cut our connection to the rest of the province. Is this technically possible? Is it economically viable? Is it environmentally wise?


Limits on Standard Offer Connections

Friday, April 6th, 2007

I attended a meeting with Hydro One this week, to determine if a project that I am involved with can be connected.  The information in this entry would be useful to any Standard Offer proponent.


Production Update March 2007

Sunday, April 1st, 2007

March was a productive month for the Ferndale wind farm.