The plan’s total cost will be $39.4 billion over 30 years, but Ontario’s net debt and future deficits won’t reflect that.
Two other sites studied, but were higher cost and raised additional environmental concerns.
Refurbishment work will be completed by a joint venture formed between SNC-Lavalin and Aecon Group.
Would add $5.25 a month to bills after five years.
Retired nuclear scientist describes it as a costly make work project.
More than 92,000 signatures sent to Canada’s top environment official.
Project would support the creation of 8,000 jobs in the province, and boost wages and government revenues, report says.
Peak rate more than double off peak.
Debt retirement charge raises $11.5B to pay original $7.8B debt.
The Independent Electricity System Operator will merge with the Ontario Power Authority on Jan. 1, 2015.
Plan includes cuts to corporate and personal taxes, and eliminating restrictions on skilled trade certifications.
Ontario auditor general’s cites significantly more generous compensation than other public service positions.
But opposition is strong from Michigan, which shares Lake Huron shoreline.
The increase would add about $5.36 each month to the bill for typical residential customers.
Dwight Duncan defends the Liberals’ decisions to cancel the plants, which could cost taxpayers $1.1 billion.