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The indefensible Green Energy Act

It’s been a busy week in Ontario for power issues. The Green Energy Act came under fire at Queen’s Park as the government tried to amend legislation to fix the illegal parts related to domestic content (which, it turns out, … Continue reading

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Michael Trebilcock called it: hydro bills will go up

As people all over Ontario open their first electricity bills of 2014 (which don’t even reflect the increase effective January 1st) and are shocked to see a significant increase in the amount added to the amount owing, we recall the … Continue reading

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Tom Adams on helpful journalists

In Dirty Business, Tom Adams writes that “…city-bound journalists are largely unaware of the corrosive effects some wind developments are having for communities, neighbourhoods, even families.” Turns out, it’s worse than that: the latest spate of emails internal to the … Continue reading

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Tom Adams: “Very very dangerous”

A set of emails sent between former staffers of the former McGuinty government reveal how the regime was struggling to fight negative press and having the truth about the gas plant cancellations come to light. Among the emails was a … Continue reading

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Book review:”a conversation with a wide range of people”

BOOK REVIEW Dirty Business: The Reality of Ontario’s Rush to Wind Power. In this collection of short essays, the editor is very specific in the introduction, referring to the “wind power generation industry” and how it measures up from a … Continue reading

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Reviews!

Comments are coming in about Dirty Business: the reality of Ontario’s rush to wind power -an amazing compilation -thank you, thank you, thank you. All of rural Ontario thanks you! -This is great. This is the best information, all in … Continue reading

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