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Premiers sign strategy on energy after impasse

Canada’s premiers have reached a deal on a national energy strategy that supports both project development and the need to act on climate change. A communique released today as premiers met...

 
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MPP Todd Smith letter re: White Pines wind farm

July 17, 2015 Hon. Glen Murray Ferguson Block 11th Flr 77 Wellesley St W Toronto ON M7A 2T5 Dear Minister, I am writing you today to express considerable distress with the decision of your Ministry yesterday as...

 
 
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Field Naturalists devastated by wind farm approval

The Prince Edward County Field Naturalist group is astounded by the Ministry of Environment approval of the WPD White Pines wind farm in South Marysburgh and Athol wards. Field Naturalists Past...

 
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More push back on wind farm approval

The Member of Provincial Parliament for Prince Edward Hastings, Todd Smith, is another community leader not impressed with the provincial government approval of the White Pines industrial wind farm. MPP Smith...

 
 
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County wind project gets green light

Prince Edward County Mayor Robert Quaiff is says he’s shocked and dismayed that a developer has been given the thumbs up to build a wind farm in South Marysburgh and...

 
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County farmer proposes creating green energy through the...

A Prince Edward County dairy farmer hopes for County council’s support in his application to the province to create biogas from manure and farm silage. David Prinzen, who farms in Bloomfield,...

 
 
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Sky high view of the Bay of Quinte

Parasailing at the Belleville Waterfront & Ethnic Festival from Michael J Brethour Studios on Vimeo. There were a multitude of attractions at the 31st annual Belleville Waterfront and Ethnic Festival of...

 
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Bottle drive a huge success

Exact numbers will not be known for a while, however the Bottle Drive for Habitat for Humanity was a huge success over the weekend. Officials with the local branch do not...

 
 
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Bottle drive helps build houses

It’s a win-win bottle drive for two Quinte area organizations this weekend. Habitat for Humanity and Quinte waste solutions are teaming up for the Saturday event. Habitat volunteer co-ordinator Debra Cliff...

 
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Belleville takes a walk on the wild side

Jenevieve McRorie holds an endangered Black Rat Snake for the first time at Quinte Conservation’s Wild About Wildlife event at Riverside Park in Belleville Wednesday July 8, 2015. (Photo: Nicole...

 
 

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