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  1. hydro-electricity 12, most recently on 01 March 2017
  2. hydro power 4, most recently on 06 February 2017
  3. nuclear power 2, most recently on 12 November 2016
  4. energy conservation 1, most recently on 23 June 2016
  5. renewable energy 1, most recently on 23 September 2016
  6. carbon emissions 1, most recently on 15 November 2016
  1. In hydro-electricity Think tank urging extension of private hydro contracts is funded by beneficiaries of private hydro contracts https://t.co/PfeNZfaIqQ #onpoli on 01 March 2017 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  2. In hydro-electricity Now, Thibeault says electricity pricing is about lifestyle, as if hydro is not a basic human necessity & a foundation of ONT's economy (6/) on 24 February 2017 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  3. In hydro-electricity Panglossian progressives who are still ignoring hydro privatization & greed need to give their heads a shake https://t.co/obpPuKhQwI #onpoli on 23 February 2017 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  4. In hydro power Another misfeasance case against ON govt led to OPP investigation. Court won't shrug off Hydro One lawsuit https://t.co/BUtUzntw7V #onpoli on 06 February 2017 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  5. In hydro-electricity Why are Ontario's hydro rates so high? Because of privatization & deregulation https://t.co/43gkCR2slv #onpoli on 31 January 2017 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  6. In hydro-electricity Good column, but I'd love to know how @btaplatt isolated the "true cost" of electricity from ON govt policy https://t.co/vDKZGrxgRj #onpoli on 25 January 2017 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  7. In hydro-electricity If folks want to compare ON & US hydro bills, pls use @EIAgov's data, not outlier cities picked by ON govt https://t.co/lkIXLdsExK #onpoli on 24 January 2017 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  8. In hydro power Hydro One has restored power to less than 15% of the 1400 cut-off homes it promised to reconnect before Xmas https://t.co/TW9AyMm45f #onpoli on 23 December 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  9. In hydro-electricity Privatization adds cruelty to incompetence after Hydro One cuts off family of 6 caught in its billing fiasco https://t.co/N07PHHs7IV #onpoli on 11 December 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  10. In carbon emissions Keep your eye on the pea, as Canada seeks to claim credit for imported carbon allowances on its GHG reduction tally https://t.co/oM0AlrrO95 on 15 November 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  11. In nuclear power Faulty parts, forged documents driving scandal as 1/3 of France's 58 nuclear reactors are shut down by regulators https://t.co/Li31gFXJVR on 12 November 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  12. In hydro-electricity This is a good move, but saving $10M/yr won't lower bills when Ontario pays ~$21B/yr in electricity costs https://t.co/Ws8owu1pbb #onpoli on 21 October 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  13. In hydro-electricity Privatized Hydro One says the secret to service is customer reeducation & finding the right installment plan https://t.co/7XFWY4gV1Z #onpoli on 12 October 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  14. In renewable energy I wonder what idiot would ever sell this guaranteed money-maker? https://t.co/J7Uo7H87Cc #onpoli https://t.co/O0Baad8JYi on 23 September 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  15. In hydro power IESO report explains Ont's rising hydro costs: too many contracts for unneeded power https://t.co/ZE6oFQFvBt #onpoli https://t.co/wPjc6BGAZD on 02 September 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  16. In hydro-electricity Energy poverty in rural ON: When your water is pumped, and your electricity gets cut off, you lose water too https://t.co/3YnPjIz1I3 #onpoli on 27 July 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  17. In hydro-electricity Disconnected rural families stubbornly refusing to accept ON govt's position that electricity is affordable https://t.co/mzitMDizap #onpoli on 16 July 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  18. In energy conservation Ratepayer-funded energy conservation program gives Magna $8M subsidy to fire up off-grid gas-fired generator https://t.co/Bpy9iUziP7 #onpoli on 23 June 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  19. In hydro power Public power at cost: 110 years ago today, Adam Beck founded the Ontario Hydro-Electric Power Commission #keephydropublic #onpoli on 14 May 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  20. In nuclear power Via @QPBriefing: @Glen4ONT says nuclear plants might become "stranded assets" in 10-20 yrs. Govt just signed 40-yr refurb deal w/Bruce Power on 28 April 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite
  21. In hydro-electricity Seems govt's policy of guaranteeing inflated prices to hedge funds for power we don't need leads to high hydro rates https://t.co/jHQLgnaFEh on 16 April 2016 » Reply » Retweet » Favorite