The wind power industry in Ontario is dominated by opportunist firms hoping to exploit the rich subsidies that the Ontario government is forcing consumers to provide to developers. Many of these developers are based off-shore and/or have demonstrated no enduring interest in Ontario’s electricity sector until the green subsidies started flowing.
Florida Power and Light (FPL) is a key player. Because FPL operates under various names, the corporate connections for its network of developments may not be immediately evident. Here is a list of nine wind-related projects in Ontario operated by FPL. Please add to this list.
Post Script: Here is some subsequent news coverage of the issue of foreign investment in Ontario green energy projects from the London Free Press, June 20, 2012.