It’s too easy being green

by Rex Murphy, National Post
Earlier this week the National Post published amerciless editorial on Ontario’s energy policies under Premier Dalton McGuinty (McGuinty’s green energy disaster, Dec. 8). The editorial came on the heels of an Auditor-General’sreport described by the editorial board as one of the “most scathing indictments of government mismanagement we have ever witnessed.” Continue reading

Scott disappointed by failed bill

By Jenn Watt, Halburton County Echo
Local MPP Laurie Scott gained some traction with her support of a private members’ bill to give municipalities authority over green energy projects. Introduced by MPP Todd Smith of Prince Edward Hastings, the bill tackled the Green Energy Act, which is blamed for allowing controversial wind turbines to be erected without enough public consultation. Continue reading