If wind and solar power are “cheaper” than conventional generation, then there would be no need for subsidies.
Long-term guaranteed contracts for renewable energy generators such as wind and solar power have increased electricity costs in Ontario.
New report examines the U.S. electricity grid.
Canada’s non-hydro renewables start from a very low baseline of both capacity and generation.
The prime minister threw not one, but two of his own party’s premiers under the bus.
Renewable energy sources require 100 per cent backup power.
Higher energy costs have helped drive Ontario’s anemic economic performance.
Consumers will pay $9.2 billion more for renewables under the current plan than Ontario’s previous program.
In 2013, 30 per cent of households earning $27,000 or less had to devote 10 per cent or more of their expenditures to energy.