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Dec 9, 2014
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Wind offers a healthy way to generate power

David Suzuki
A Health Canada study finds no measurable association between wind turbine noise and sleep disturbance and disorders, illnesses and chronic health conditions, or stress and quality-of-life issues.
Blog
Sep 2, 2014

Of passenger pigeons and coal-mine canaries

David Suzuki
The last passenger pigeon died 100 years ago, on September 1, 1914. They were hunted to extinction, but more than 1,200 bird species face extinction today because of other human activities.
Blog
Apr 16, 2013

Wind power opponents may be blowing hot air

David Suzuki
Alarming campaigns about the supposed health impacts of wind-power installations may themselves be to blame for the perceived negative effects.
Blog
Jun 6, 2012

Germany shows that renewable is doable

David Suzuki
Germany recently met half its energy needs with solar power and is showing the world that renewable energy is a viable solution.
Columnists
Jan 18, 2010

There's trouble blowing in the wind

Big wind farms in financial or deadline trouble are almost daily fare on the business pages these days. Here's stuff we should know while we still have time to reset our options.
Columnists
Oct 12, 2009

Reviewing energy policy in Nova Scotia

The first test of an energy policy for the new age is not "alternative energy" at all -- but rather conservation first, then energy efficiency and decentralization of the power structure.
Blog
Nov 28, 2008

Wente wrong on wind

Matt Adams
A foul wind blows - Margaret Wente's slamming of wind turbines would be funny if it weren't so sad.
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