White Pines demolition mourned as Ford dismantles green energy in Ontario - 2019-10-29
The crane has been on-site at the White Pines Wind Farm in picturesque Prince Edward County for more than a week now, and on Tuesday, local landowners and other supporters of the axed project decided it was time to say goodbye.
The first of nine turbines on the site was due to be dismantled and removed, marking the start of a decommissioning expected to take at least three years, so supporters of the project gathered to give speeches and commiserate its demise.
Locals watch as workers prepare a crane to dismantle a turbine at the White Pines Wind Farm on Oct. 29, 2019. Photo courtesy of Bill White