Hot night in Holland Landing
Submitted by OCAA on Mon, 06/09/2008 - 04:30.
It promises to be hot in Holland Landing on Thursday, no matter what the weather brings. A local citizens group, MegaWHAT? is organizing a community meeting to discuss Energy Minister Gerry Phillips’ proposal to spend a quarter of a billion dollars to build a power plant in Northern York Region which will have an energy efficiency of only 36%.
Guest Speakers will be:
Peter Tabuns, MPP Toronto-Danforth and NDP Energy Critic, on his private member’s Bill 79 to stop the power plant and promote smart power;
Dr. Peter Strawbridge, York Region Physician, on the health impacts of the power plant;
Jack Gibbons, Ontario Clean Air Alliance, on better alternatives; and
Harvey Tenenbaum, Energy Industry Watchdog, on what’s really up with the Ontario Power Authority.
Location: Holland Landing Community Centre, York Room at 19513 Yonge Street, Holland Landing
Time: Thursday, June 12th from 7 to 10 p.m.
For more information, please contact MegaWHAT? at 416-522-8824 and www.megawhat.ca.