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Ontario and Quebec Announce New Electricity Trade Agreement

Repost from Sussex Strategy Ontario and Quebec Announce New Electricity Trade Agreement  Premiers Wynne and Couillard announced a new Agreement to trade electricity, energy capacity and energy storage between the two provinces.  The stated purpose of the Agreement is to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions while making electricity more affordable and reliable for Ontarians. The...
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Details: EnerGuide Rating System v15

Re-post from Natural Resources Canada    Why is the EnerGuide Rating System being updated? Natural Resources Canada is in the process of updating the EnerGuide Rating System for homes in order to provide homeowners with increased access to customized information about the energy performance of their homes. This information can help with decision making when purchasing, operating or...
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SB-12 Updates are Here! Amended July 7, 2016

  First off we wanted to thank everyone who submitted comments to the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) regarding Drain Water Heat Recovery’s (DWHR) removal from the 2017 Draft SB-12 version. As amended July 7, 2016, Drain water heat recovery units are now a mandatory requirement for all prescriptive compliance packages.      Supplementary Standard...
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Ontario Government Releases Climate Change Action Plan

This article was originally published by Sussex Strategy Group at http://sussex-strategy.com    Today, the Ontario government released the much anticipated Five-Year Climate Change Action Plan at an announcement that included Premier Wynne, Minister Murray, Minister Chiarelli, Minister Del Duca, and Minister Duguid.  It is a comprehensive approach to help business and individuals transition...
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Setting the Record Straight on Ontario’s Green Energy Plan

The following blog was originally posted on Huffington Post. Its appearance on Mindscape Innovations is not an endorsement of that company. Environmental Defence is Canada’s most effective environmental action organization. For more information visit environmentaldefence.ca   Setting The Record Straight On Ontario’s Green Energy Plan Author: Keith Brooks, Clean Economy Director,...
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