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April 11, 2018  

Ex-Ontario political aide gets four months jail for deleted gas plant e-mails

David Livingston, chief of staff to former Liberal premier Dalton McGuinty, led from court in handcuffs. Will appeal.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
February 26, 2018  

Crown urges 6 months jail for gas plant Livingston; defence wants discharge

Livingston faces sentencing for illegal use of a computer – a second guilty finding was stayed.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
January 19, 2018  

Chief of staff for ex Ontario premier McGuinty guilty in gas plants trial

Livingston found guilty of attempted mischief to data and illegal use of a computer.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 8, 2017  

Gas plants accused to hear whether they need to defend themselves further

Livingston and Miller hoping court will dismiss the case without the defence having to present evidence.

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October 30, 2017  

Gas plants trial hears from IT consultant allegedly hired to wipe hard drives

TORONTO — A private IT consultant who was allegedly

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
September 25, 2017  

Defence attacks bias of expert Crown witness at gas plants trial

Former police officer attacked over his role in the probe of destroyed e-mails in the premier’s office.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 25, 2017  

Deletion of gas plant e-mails illegal act to keep sensitive info secret: Crown

Double deletions aimed to thwart the public’s right to accountability.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
September 18, 2017  

Ontario gas plants trial now slated for Sept. 22

Former McGuinty aides charged over deleted e-mails relate to decision to cancel two gas plants

News Government Manufacturing General
September 11, 2017  

Not guilty pleas as trial starts for aides to Ontario ex-premier McGuinty

Dumped e-mails at issue were about the Liberals’ decision to cancel two gas plants just before the 2011 election.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 11, 2017  

Adjournment expected for aides to Ontario ex-premier McGuinty

Case involves allegations of illicit email destruction in the office of the former Liberal Ontario premier.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 22, 2016  

Watch electricity bills as coal is phased out: Ontario

It has cost the province’s consumers an extra $37 billion between 2006 and 2014 – plus $9.2 billion for green energy projects.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 24, 2016  

Gas plant court case put over for a month

Destruction of e-mail records around a decision to scrap two gas plants at issue.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 28, 2016  

Former McGuinty staffers due back in court Feb. 24

Charged with breach of trust and mischief related to gas plant scandal.

News Government General
March 21, 2014  

Wynne: You’re safe with a Liberal government

She says Ontario can’t afford to experiment with right-leaning Tory policies.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
October 9, 2013  

Update | Cost of killing Oakville gas power plant $675M to $810M: Auditor General’s report

Lysyk warns the total cost of killing Oakville and Mississauga plants from $950M to $1.1B.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
October 9, 2013  

OPA differs with AG’s costing of Oakville power plant cancellation

Sticks with $310M, citing different assumptions and rates used for future costs, savings.

News Sustainability
October 8, 2013  

Ontario’s cancelled natural gas power plant timeline

Key events related to the cancellation of two energy projects in Ontario.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
October 8, 2013  

Audit of Oakville gas plant cancellation out today

OPA pegs cost of moving to Kingston area at $310M to Liberals $40M.

News Energy Sustainability
September 4, 2013  

Report on true cost of gas plant cancellations to be done early fall

Observers predict Ontario auditor general’s tally will send the total higher than $585 million.

News General
August 21, 2013  

Public misled about ability to recover gas plant e-mails: Privacy watchdog

Wynne government accused of providing inaccurate and incomplete information.

News Energy Sustainability
August 6, 2013  

McGuinty aide denies Liberals tried to influence Speaker after contempt ruling

Laura Miller asked during gas plant hearing to explain her recently uncovered e-mails.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
July 30, 2013  

Ont. Liberals pressured Speaker to change gas plant ruling

E-mails show McGuinty’s office wanted energy minister Bentley contempt ruling quashed.

News Energy Sustainability
June 6, 2013  

Tories want OPP to probe deletion of gas plant e-mails

Privacy Commissioner accuses senior Liberal staff of violating the Archives and Recordkeeping Act

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
June 6, 2013  

OPINION: Canada-US auto bailout was always a bad idea

Taxpayers are still owed a minimum of $3.6 billion.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
June 5, 2013  

Privacy commissioner to report on deleted gas plants emails today

Senior staff had a legal obligation to retain their records and email correspondence

News Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability
February 15, 2013  

Wynne calls for new gas plant controversy committee

Ontario Premier willing to appear, denies any involvement.

News Energy Sustainability
February 7, 2013  

Wynne to widen probe of cancelled gas plants

Ontario premier-designate asks auditor general to add Oakville plant to probe of Mississauga project.

News Business Operations Operations
November 27, 2012  

Detroit-Windsor bridge on the fast track, Michigan governor says

$1-billion international bridge project still needs exemption from Buy America policy.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
November 21, 2012  

McGuinty not concerned about WTO rulings against Ontario green energy

Premier defends green energy policies despite WTO ruling that says its leaving foreign companies out of the mix

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
November 21, 2012  

Ontario won’t allow fracking without proof it’s safe: McGuinty

Controversial oil extraction practice said to have damning effects on groundwater.

News General
November 15, 2012  

Tories accuse McGuinty of deception over prorogation

No public service wage freeze talks with unions or Progressive Conservatives followed.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
October 5, 2012  

Tories call on McGuinty to testify over cancelled gas plants

PC house leader Jim Wilson says they want top Liberals “to show up and stop the cover-up.”