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A glimpse at the future of electricity in Ontario

A glimpse at the future of electricity in Ontario

Electricity is a big deal in Ontario. Whether driven by public outcry over rising rates or the propensity of politicians to respond, you can’t turn a corner—let alone the pages of a...

Ontario releases commendable climate action plan

Ontario releases commendable climate action plan

Province charts course to cut pollution and grow the clean economy TORONTO—The Government of Ontario today released its Five Year Climate Action Plan, which outlines 28 key initiatives to help the...

Ontario Continues to Lead in Renewable Energy

Ontario Continues to Lead in Renewable Energy

TORONTO—Ontario Energy Minister Bob Chiarelli announced today the province will add 930 MW of renewable energy—enough to power approximately 250,000 average Canadian homes—from solar...

Ontario Launches Cap-and-Trade System

Ontario Launches Cap-and-Trade System

February 26, 2016 TORONTO — The Ontario Government released its 2016 Budget today, along with a regulation to implement a cap-and-trade system on greenhouse gas emissions. The system will operate...

Photo Essay: Inside the Black Tower

Photo Essay: Inside the Black Tower

Inside a pair of enormous buildings on the outskirts of Windsor—just across the river from Detroit—an army of workers is at this moment forging a cleaner energy future for Ontario and the...