Andrew Gregg's The Wind Rush; Rob Rand on the Shirley Report

Wind Wise Radio

Wind Wise Radio

Call in to speak with the host

We interviewed Andrew Gregg a documentary filmmaker from Canada whose film, "Wind Rush" will be broadcast on CBC's DocZone on February 7th.  You won't want to miss this interview nor will you want to miss the broadcast of Wind Rush

"Driving by a wind farm, looking at the rural houses, it’s easy to be skeptical about the talk of wind turbines making people sick. We’re told that wind turbines are good and green. So how could those people living by them have an issue?


But there is a problem—and it’s there because some governments and wind companies didn’t do their homework before installing megawatt after megawatt of huge industrial machines. And as a result there are people living among the turbines who are suffering.


In the new documentary film WIND RUSH, produced for CBC Doc Zone by Toronto’s 90th Parallel Productions, the battleground for the pro and anti wind forces is southern Ontario. The government there pledged to wean the province off coal fired generation plants and replace them with green wind energy.


But as soon as the turbines went up in places like Wolf Island, Amaranth and Bruce County, people realized they could hear them. Sometimes it was like a whisper, but other times it sounded more like a jet taking off.
And then it got worse."

We will also air our interview Robert Rand of Rand Acoustics about his perspective on the Shirley Study.

Tags:
Rob Rand
Andrew Gregg
Wind Rush
Wiscosin
Ontario
Broadcast in Environment
h:268033
s:4328065
archived

Comments

 comments