TITLE

Ending Ontario's costly and misguided electricity subsidies

AUTHOR(S)
Wood, Joel
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Fraser Forum;Mar/Apr2012, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on electricity subsidies in Ontario, which proves costly for the government. It states that the government introduced Ontario Clean Energy Benefit (OCEB) to reduce electricity bills of small businesses, people and farms. It mentions that subsidy under OCEB will rise as price of electricity continues to rise. It highlights that the feed-in tariff program to encourage investment in renewable energy is also costly for the government.
ACCESSION #
73945174

 

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