Ontario energy policy harming business

Ottawa Wind Concerns

Financial Post, August 18, 2015

Note: the Minister of Energy has admitted that Ontario’s renewables program is responsible for a significant portion of the increase in electricity bills.

Ontario’s Power Trip: How Hydro is walloping Ontario business

Parker Gallant, Special to Financial Post | August 18, 2015 | Last Updated: Aug 18 11:06 AM ET More from Special to Financial Post

Electricity bills for all segments of businesses and households are now a drain on the economy versus an attraction for new business and the jobs they might create.
Peter J. Thompson/National Post Electricity bills for all segments of businesses and households are now a drain on the economy versus an attraction for new business and the jobs they might create.

Over the past several months there has been a constant din of noise from all business segments in Ontario about the high price of electricity and its effects. Electricity prices have risen as they have absorbed the high costs of 20-year contracts for renewable energy in the form of wind and solar as additions to Ontario’s electricity…

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