Ride for Renewables

Participant Stories

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News Story

Joe Scarpelli of CHEX TV Channel 12 News brought his camera out into the rain to record a report of our event:

Kirsten Dahl

Kirsten Dahl

"You see, living within a potential nuclear fallout zone makes me nervous. I find it incomprehensible that the government of Ontario thought it was a good idea to construct two nuclear power stations in a hugely populated area, next to the source of drinking water for 9 million people. But at 45 kilometers apart and on the shoreline of beautiful Lake Ontario, cycling between the two makes for a delightful ride."

Full blog post: http://www.greenpeace.org/canada/en/blog/Blogentry/on-sept-13th-join-me-on-the-ride-for-renewabl/blog/53979/

Green Majority Interview with Dr. Gordon Edwards

Here's a great 18-minute Green Majority interview with Dr. Gordon Edwards of the Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility. In this video, Dr. Edwards talks about the risks of nuclear power, the nuclear industry's lies, and renewable energy alternatives that Ontario should embrace.

2013

Participants: approximately 100

Facebook Profiles from 2013 Event

2010

Participants: approximately 30

Video of 2010 Event