Alberta premier notes huge cost increases if the US slaps a border adjustment tax on Canadian energy.
Expected to ease costs on consumers that are estimated to hit 21.4 cents per kilowatt hour by 2021.
With improvements in labour and housing markets, the conditions are set for US household formation to rebound.
Ontario Liberals raises about $1.8 billion from the sale; will be used to pay down stranded debt from Ontario Hydro.
The penalty for deliberately timing outages at power plants is the largest of its kind in Canadian history.
Conference Board expects economy to slide 0.7% this year.
Corporate income taxes will remain at 10%, but there’s a new income tax bracket on those who earn more than $100,000.
US-based BlackRock and First Reserve investment firms acquire 45% stake to extend pipeline and complete the project.
Revenues are expected to fall by 37% and the industry shed close to 8,000 jobs, report says.
Most cuts will be restricted to the company’s Calgary head office.
Brad Wall says the prairie province is well-positioned for long-term growth despite energy struggles.
Controlling energy costs are increasingly important to competitiveness.
Falling oil prices could derail the government’s plans to cut taxes and table a balanced budget in 2015, economists say.
Factories and other businesses will flee if Ontario doesn’t get hydro prices under control, PC leader says.
North Bay business owner says Ontario’s energy policies driving companies out of business.