Support Documents

While we look to transition away from reliance on dirty non renewable resources, renewable energy has been subject to accusations ranging from unreliability to undermining jobs and health.

The following reviews such claims and provides evidence documented to date that refute them. Sources are provided.

Blowing Smoke: Correcting Anti-Wind Myths in Ontario

Document produced by Environmental Defence and the Ontario Sustainable Energy Association

Toolkit - Climate Action Network Canada

Several documents by the Climate Action Network Canada including:

Q & A on clean energy in Ontario

Pembina Institute's Wind Fact Sheet

FIT Fact Sheet

Pembina Institute' Analysis of Ontario Political Platforms  

OSEA Interviews with Political Representatives on Renewable Energy

Interview with Ontario's energy minister Brad Duguid

To come - Interviews with Peter Tabuns, Energy Critic, New Democratic Party of Ontario; Mike Schreiner, Party Leader, Green Party of Ontario; Mr. John Yakabuski, Energy Critic, Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario