Don’t understand hydro? Don’t worry. Just pay up.

by John Spears, Toronto Star
When Ontario’s auditor-general has trouble figuring out what’s on a hydro bill, what hope do the rest of us have? Jim McCarter has picked apart the entrails of Ontario’s electricity system and told us earlier this week that they don’t make a pretty picture. Or even an understandable one.  Read article

Your Hydro Bill

Copy and Paste Letter to Duncan and Duguid

Nickels, dimes, Hydro crimes: Editorial

Toronto Sun

We’d ask whether anyone in Premier Dalton McGuinty’s government is keeping track of the cumulative impact of electricity price increases on Ontarians, but the answer is obvious.

The answer is no.  Instead, McGuinty’s strategy seems to be to low ball each new hike as just a few more bucks and hope people don’t notice. Continue reading