Germany, the model for Ontario’s wind and solar developments, now regrets its spending spree Brady Yauch — Financial Post — August 12, 2014 Germany – the country on which Ontario modelled its approach to renewable energy development – has a $412-billion lesson for Ontario. That’s the amount the country has spent on subsidies in support […]
Nelson Zandbergen — AgriNews — August 2014 BRINSTON Leslie Disheau has her ear to the ground in South Dundas, and for 10 days last month, a very powerful ear trained on the sky around her Brinston home as well. Ontarios Ministry of Environment and Climate Change installed the basketball-sized microphone atop a temporary 30-foot listening […]
(To the tune of American Pie by Don McLean) (Lyrics by Quixotes Last Stand) A long, long time ago I can still remember how this province used to make me smile And I knew if the liars had their chance That they would make those unions dance And maybe they’d be happy for a while But 2014 made […]
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(Tip o’ the hat to Matthew for this article.) Lakehead University Professor Livio Di Matteo — Net News Ledger — June 16, 2014 THUNDER BAY – EDITORIAL – Ontarians have re-elected a government whose decade long reign dovetails with the lowest growth rate of provincial real per capita GDP in the Canadian federation. In the […]
Shortly after this election started, I noticed something interesting with my Google Alerts. In case you don’t know what that is, you can subscribe to Google for specific topics. For instance, if I want to read every article on Climate Change, I create a Google Alert and every time something about that subject is published, a […]
Ellen Roseman — Toronto Star — June 10, 2014 Rising energy prices – up about five per cent this year – are squeezing consumers’ budgets, according to a recent Scotiabank report. The typical household spends $5,000 a year on energy, including gasoline, fuel oil, natural gas, electricity and water. All (except natural gas) have far […]
Scott Stinson — National Post — June 8, 2014 A U.S. wind power developer that is seeking $653-million in damages under a NAFTA challenge accuses the government of Ontario of manipulating Green Energy Act rules to benefit the interests of Liberal-connected firms, according to court documents obtained by the National Post. The court filing, recently […]
It is Difficult to Overstate Just How Richly the Ontario Liberals Deserve to Be Removed From Office.
Tip o’ the hat to Marilyn Taylor!! National Post Editorial — June 7, 2014 It is difficult to overstate just how richly the Ontario Liberals deserve to be removed from office. It is difficult even to know where to begin. As managers of public services they are, in the most charitable interpretation, famously inept. Witness […]
Eric Jelinski M. Eng. P. Eng. — June 5, 2014 We’d have to admit this is a most boring campaign given that we have made up our minds long ago including the sit on the fence types who don’t vote. Therefore our curiosity wanders and we find interest in what is not being said. The […]
Tip o’ the hat to Collette for this article Ari Alstedter — Bloomberg News — June 6, 2014 Premier Kathleen Wynne is presenting Ontario’s June 12 election as a stark choice between her Liberal economic stimulus plan and her main rival’s vow to cut 100,000 government jobs. Yet Wynne’s own budget documents show this year’s […]
Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Guest essay by Dr. Tim Ball If Obama’s policies on energy and environment were truly original they would be worth consideration, but they are not. He dismisses claims that “The economy will lose millions of jobs and billions in growth.” He said, “Let’s face it, that’s what [critics]…
(Editor’s Note: And this is the police force that is supposedly investigating the corruption of the Liberal Party of Ontario. What a sad sad joke this province has become. — DQ) Ontario Provincial Police Association launches unprecedented attack ads against Tim Hudak’s ‘Tea Party’ politics Josh Visher – National Post — June 2, 2014 The […]
Sun News Network will air the television premiere of the documentary film DOWN WIND on Wednesday, June 4 at 8:00 p.m. ET and 11:00 p.m. ET. DOWN WIND is a tell-all film that deals head on with how Ontario politicians rammed through green energy laws and dashed forward with the installation of thousands of wind […]