ontario electricity

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How the Ford government could reduce home hydro bills by 24 per cent

Between 2008 and 2017, the GA charge grew from less than one cent per kilowatt-hour to about 10 cents.


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Ontario’s economic challenges go beyond the deficit

Ontario once benefitted from some of the lowest power prices on the continent—not now.


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Employment growth has been lopsided, with the GTA and adjacent areas reaping most of the benefits.


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Ontario’s power-price crisis—how did it happen and who got hurt

In 2016 Toronto residents paid $60 more per month than the average Canadian for electricity.


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Long-term guaranteed contracts for renewable energy generators such as wind and solar power have increased electricity costs in Ontario.


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Between 2005 and 2015, the manufacturing sector’s share of employment in Ontario fell from 16.7 per cent to 10.7 per cent.


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The province exported electricity to other provinces and states, costing Ontario between $732 million and $1.25 billion.