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News Energy General
February 6, 2020  

Ontario Power Generation seeks new site to bury nuclear waste

Saugeen Ojibway Nation voted overwhelmingly last week to reject underground chamber plan.

News Energy Government General
March 27, 2019  

Head of Ontario Power Generation tops province’s annual Sunshine List

Jeff Lyash made more than $1.7 million in 2018.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 18, 2017  

Wynne government obscuring true financial impact of cuts to hydro bills: AG

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.

News Energy Manufacturing General
January 4, 2017  

Company stands by plan to bury nuke waste near Lake Huron

Two other sites studied, but were higher cost and raised additional environmental concerns.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 27, 2016  

OPG awards $392M of additional Darlington contracts

Refurbishment work will be completed by a joint venture formed between SNC-Lavalin and Aecon Group.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
June 2, 2016  

OPG wants a 69% raise for nuclear power

Would add $5.25 a month to bills after five years.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
January 27, 2016  

$12.8B rebuild of Ontario nuke plant panned

Retired nuclear scientist describes it as a costly make work project.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 21, 2016  

Petition opposes nuke waste burial site in Kincardine

More than 92,000 signatures sent to Canada’s top environment official.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
November 24, 2015  

Darlington nuke station refurbishment would boost Ont. GDP by $14.9B

Project would support the creation of 8,000 jobs in the province, and boost wages and government revenues, report says.

News Energy Manufacturing General Operations Production
October 16, 2015  

Ontario electricity rates up again Nov. 1

Peak rate more than double off peak.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
April 6, 2015  

Ontario Hydro debt to continue driving rates up

Debt retirement charge raises $11.5B to pay original $7.8B debt.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
September 22, 2014  

Merging energy agencies won’t keep Ontario’s rates from rising: opposition parties

The Independent Electricity System Operator will merge with the Ontario Power Authority on Jan. 1, 2015.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
May 14, 2014  

This is how Tim Hudak plans to create a million jobs in Ontario

Plan includes cuts to corporate and personal taxes, and eliminating restrictions on skilled trade certifications.

News General
December 12, 2013  

OPG generous salaries, pensions, bonuses push up electricity rates

Ontario auditor general’s cites significantly more generous compensation than other public service positions.

News Operations Sustainability
November 26, 2013  

Kincardine locals support proposal to bury nuclear waste

But opposition is strong from Michigan, which shares Lake Huron shoreline.