Price on carbon will be about $18 a tonne; emissions allowances to be capped at roughly 142 metric tonnes per year in 2017.
For higher-end vehicles, such as Tesla’s Model S, the incentive is capped at $3,000.
Work remains scarce in stubborn pockets of the province, including the Windsor region.
Utility estimates it would need between 7.2 cents-to-8.1- cents-per-kilowatt-hour to recover the total cost of the refurbishment.
Miller has been charged with breach of trust and mischief over the deletion of emails relating to the cancelled gas plants.
Funding will come from the province’s $325 million green investment fund.
15-year project is delayed until 2020, an agreement that will save $1.7 billion from the Ontario government’s original plans.
Province also downgrades 2015 growth expectations, dropping projected real GDP growth to 1.9% from 2.7%.
Five-year plan aims to reduce CO2 emissions by 15% from 1990 levels by 2020.
Province wants to reduce GHG emissions to 15% below 1990 levels by the year 2020.
Ontario Liberals raises about $1.8 billion from the sale; will be used to pay down stranded debt from Ontario Hydro.
Ontario premier says she is confident the new federal government will enhance the Canada Pension Plan.
Ontario Liberals hope to raise $9 billion by selling 60% of the utility to pay down its debt and fund a $30 billion infrastructure fund.
More than 30% of the province’s municipalities have passed resolutions opposing the Liberal’s plans to sell the transmission utility.
Chamber of Commerce warns the pension plan will cause almost half its members reduce their payroll or hire fewer workers.