It is time for true environmentalists to step forward.
The Oak Ridges Moraine region was a model of how community stewardship of the great aquifer, which was dubbed the “rain barrel” of southern Ontario, could become a driving force for protective environmental legislation such as the ORM Protection and Conservation Act.
Development is carefully controlled to protect water resources in municipalities like City of Kawartha Lakes. So the imposition of greed energy on the communities has been seen as an insult to their established culture of stewardship.
Protecting the Oak Ridges Moraine was an important issue for the Liberals during the election campaign which saw Dalton McGuinty elected Premier in 2003. Dalton McGuinty is now an Independent Director of a renewable energy company:
Dalton McGuinty, Independent Director –
Innergex Renewable Energy, Inc.
Description Innergex Renewable Energy Inc.
Innergex Renewable Energy, Inc. operates as a Canadian independent renewable power producer…
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