ontario electricity

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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.


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Ontario electricity rates for industry among highest in North America

Between 2010 and 2016, electricity costs paid by large industrial consumers rose 53 per cent in Ottawa and 46 per cent in Toronto.