by Terence Corcoran, National Post
Excerpt: Energy Minister Bentley dismisses such increases as irrelevant, claiming that only a small fraction of any power price hikes is related to green energy. Most of it, he says, is a function of upgrading the provincial system of electricity production and distribution. Not true.
The new report filed with the OEB this week — prepared by Aegent Energy Advisors — shows that 40% to 50% of the increase is directly related to the McGuinty government’s green energy programs. Read article