580 CFRA News Talk Radio :: Ontario cancels plans for more green energy; has strong supply of electricity :: News - Article

By Canadian Press, CFRA News, September 27, 2016

TORONTO - Ontario's energy ministry is cancelling plans to sign contracts for up to 1,000 megawatts of power from solar, wind and other renewable energy sources to help keep rates down for consumers.

Energy Minister Glenn Thibeault says the decision is expected to save the province up to $3.8 billion in costs from its 2013 long-term plan, and will keep about $2.45 a month from being added to hydro bills.


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