The rally against the Sherway (Greenfield South) Power Plant will take place on Thursday, September 15, at Le Treport Convention Centre, 1075 Queensway East, Mississauga, beginning at 6:00 pm. For more information see the CHIP Canada website.
Greenfield South Power Corporation is in the process of constructing a 280 megawatt capacity natural gas power plant at 2315 Loreland Avenue in Mississauga Ontario. The MIRANET website provides a detailed chronology about the project.
Although the plant is in Mississauga, the residents of Alderwood would be directly affected by the emissions from the power plant, since our community is directly down wind from the Loreland location. The power plant will be located approximately 1.2 km from the northernmost boundary of Alderwood.
We believe that the Loreland location is not suitable for any kind of power plant for the following reasons: