Ontario Gas Plant

Oakville's Power Plant Fiasco Is a Lesson in Policy

Back in 2005, we criticized the Ontario government's decision to shut down coal-fired power generation in the province. Looking back, it's clear we underestimated the capacity of the Ontario government to bungle Ontario's energy file, and we underestimated the hypocrisy of the environmental movement

'Very Confusing'

TORONTO - An unapologetic Dalton McGuinty lashed out Tuesday at the justice committee looking into cancelled gas plants saying it was just a partisan effort by the opposition parties to topple the min...


TORONTO - The Ontario Provincial Police launched a criminal investigation Friday into the destruction of emails about the costly cancellation of two gas plants by senior Liberal staff.The Criminal Inv...
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I Didn't Know!

TORONTO - The governing Liberals estimated a worst-case scenario early last year of $900 million in costs to scrap two gas plants in Oakville and Mississauga, according to documents recently tabled to...

$828 Million Gas Plant Headache?

TORONTO - The cost of cancelling two gas plants in Oakville and Mississauga is closer to $828 million, more than three times what the governing Liberals insist taxpayers will bear, an energy expert sa...

Ontario Tories Back At It

TORONTO - The controversy surrounding cancelled gas plants in Oakville and Mississauga that tied up all business at the Ontario legislature last fall blew up again Wednesday as the Conservatives used...