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Wind lobby ignores consequences of ‘renewable’ energy

Job losses attributed to rising electricity costs outweigh the jobs created in the renewable energy sector.


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High electricity prices were responsible for roughly 75,000 job losses in the province’s manufacturing sector.


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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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Renewable energy sources require 100 per cent backup power.


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Adding more expensive renewables will not help Atlantic Canadians already burdened with high energy prices and expenditures.


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Consumers will pay $9.2 billion more for renewables under the current plan than Ontario’s previous program.


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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.