Tag: hydro one

Lights out, Northwest: Angus warns of blackouts, industrial shutdowns in future

Municipal leaders believe that unless the region’s energy capacity is overhauled, Northwestern Ontario could buckle under an electricity shortage within two years. “Our research has shown that when the Thunder… Read more »

Campbell: Auditor General’s report raises concerns over Hydro and slipping forestry standards

By Ally Dunham Following the release of the Auditor General’s 2011 report, Kenora-Rainy River District MPP, Sarah Campbell has expressed some concern regarding multiple recommendations by the Auditor General (AG)…. Read more »

Candidates weigh in on topic of energy costs in the north

As the provincial election heats up we asked the challengers in the Kenora-Rainy River Riding their take on energy costs, health care and regional economic development. This week we asked:… Read more »