Solar power generated only 0.82 per cent of Canada’s electricity, and wind another 5.6 per cent.
The costs of rare materials needed to create wind turbines and solar panels have risen steadily.
The higher carbon tax will cost Ontario more than 86,000 jobs and cause the province’s economy to contract by 1.9 per cent.
Ontario has the fastest-growing electricity costs in Canada and among the highest rates in North America.
Skyrocketing electricity costs led to 75,000 job losses in Ontario’s manufacturing sector from 2008 to 2015.
Bitcoin mining is a computer process that consumes a considerable amount of power.
New report examines the U.S. electricity grid.