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A new environmental program comes into effect Jan. 1.
"It's not such a simple comparison.''
Every winter, the Ontario Standing Committee on Finance invites groups to make submissions about what they would like to see in the spring budget. Every year, the Canadian Taxpayers Federation does what no other group in Ontario does: they ask the government to spend less money, not more.
Marginal impact on GHG reductions?
Province will introduce a cap-and-trade program next year.
The strategy will make home heating bills more expensive.
We anticipate the Ontario Liberal government's long-awaited plan to address climate change will finally roll out soon. Unfortunately, the Liberal's cap-and-trade legislation gives over 100 of Ontario's biggest polluters a free pass. Handing out free pollution permits undermine the effectiveness and integrity of the cap-and-trade system.
And about $5 a month to natural gas bills.
Ontario, Quebec and Manitoba link up with California to create an integrated cap-trade system.
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