by Jim Merriam, Toronto Sun
The Gang has done other backroom deals, such as the one involving offshore electrical giant Samsung. The company is to bring green-sector jobs to Ontario, in exchange for sweetheart pricing and years of bonuses.
This deal is part of the green energy imbroglio in which the government finds itself. Even supporters of green energy don’t understand the above-market prices paid for power that regularly is sold out of province at discount rates because it isn’t needed.
They also don’t understand the lack of meaningful local input into the establishment of wind farms. Why the province didn’t pick an uninhabited tract of land for installation of thousands of windmills with one transmission line out is anybody’s guess. Instead they have made enemies of thousands of rural Ontarians who now live among the towers. Read entire article here