Ontario could see a seismic political shift in today’s provincial election
A new government is coming for Ontario, and big changes with it.
A breakdown of the possibilities that could arise from Ontario’s vote
Anything could happen June 7: Here’s what you need to know.
Federal parties deeply involved in Ontario campaign, closely eyeing results
All three major candidates have federal backing.
Wynne makes last ditch efforts to warn voters of NDP, Tory majorities
Liberal leader admitted election was lost on weekend.
Wynne to testify at trial of two Liberals facing bribery charges
Pair accused of offering a would-be candidate a job or appointment to get him to step aside in a 2015 byelection.
Ontario’s Wynne reaches out to US governors to win allies on free trade
Provincial government fears a proposed Buy American bill in New York state could trigger a domino effect in other states.
UPDATE: Ontario has a plan to cut hydro bills by another 17%
Reported plan would finance electricity generation costs over longer periods to lower hydro bills.
Wynne to chair Ontario-US economic committee
Group will focus on highlighting the province’s importance to the US as a trading partner.
Toronto manufacturer says high hydro rates have forced move to US plant
Leland Industries is moving its manufacturing capacity, and 220 jobs, to Illinois.
Ontario has been transparent on cap and trade costs, Wynne says
Costs won’t be a separate line item on energy bills because they’re considered a cost of doing business.
Ontario won’t hike taxes on middle class to balance the books, Wynne says
Budget watchdog projects that Ontario will have a deficit of $2.6 billion in 2017-18.
Wynne urges municipalities to consult constituents on new local taxes
Premier wants local politicians to uncover new “revenue tools.”
Wynne defends move to put cap and trade costs in delivery line on bills
Premier said the government won’t interfere with decisions made by an arms-length agency like the energy board
Strong growth to eliminate Ontario deficit in 2017: Wynne
Higher exports and household spending are driving growth, which is expected to maintain momentum over the next two years.
Wynne ‘deadly serious’ about cleaning up mercury poisoning
TORONTO — Premier Kathleen Wynne insists she’s “deadly serious”…
CPP reform was swift in policy making terms
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Wynne takes credit for CPP enhancement
Ontario premier says there wouldn’t be a deal had she not been a “thorn in the sides” of the other premiers.
Prepare to be disrupted
Developed economies are taking climate change a lot more…
Wynne affirms Ontario commitments to auto, environment
Ontario premier headlines annual Auto Parts Manufacturers Association gathering.
Ontario is giving CO2 the boot
Potential ramifications for manufacturers.
Wynne, Ontario, ridiculed in Alberta legislature
Opposition Wildrose party describes Ontario premier as the leader of a failed, debt-ridden enterprise.
Wynne won’t guarantee release of climate change plan before legislature rises
Leaked plan would eliminate natural gas for heating and provide handsome incentives for electric car purchases.
Setting a price for carbon
Despite the collegial, sunny vibe, Trudeau and the premiers are not necessarily on the same page.
Ontario to tighten rules on corporate and union political donations: Wynne
There will also be new rules on so-called third party advertising.
Energy efficiency makes good business sense
The message is clear: Ontario will be greener and industry will be participating…
Wynne, Couillard pitch federal help for Bombardier
Quebec premier likens to case to federal support for the auto industry in the past.
Ontario to reveal cap and trade platform “within weeks”
Province expects to generate $1.3 billion in revenue from the program in 2017-18.
COC warns 2017 start for Ont. pension plan is very aggressive
Provincial plan will cover up to $90,000 in pensionable earnings, compared with $54,900 for the CPP.
OPG to announce $12.8B refurbishment of Darlington nuke reactors
Utility estimates it would need between 7.2 cents-to-8.1- cents-per-kilowatt-hour to recover the total cost of the refurbishment.
Ontario spends $20M to build EV charging stations
Funding will come from the province’s $325 million green investment fund.
Ont. preps cap and trade system to put a price on carbon, reduce CO2
Province wants to reduce GHG emissions to 15% below 1990 levels by the year 2020.
Sale of 15% of Hydro One shares, special dividends net over $5B
Ontario Liberals raises about $1.8 billion from the sale; will be used to pay down stranded debt from Ontario Hydro.