Lawrence Solomon: How ‘environmentalism’ became America’s dirty word

(April 29, 2016) The public no longer buys the view that the economy should play second fiddle to the environment.

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A new debt retirement charge for Ontario electricity customers

(April 27, 2016) The reprieve is over. Those “dead” assets still require paying off.

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Toronto Hydro customers face 18% rate hike in 2016

(April 21, 2016) Power bills for Toronto Hydro’s residential customers are set to increase by 18% in May compared to the same time last year. Continue reading

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Ontarians paying more to use less electricity, a trend critics say won’t change

(April 18, 2016) Consumer hydro rates have risen in Ontario since 2012, while they’ve dipped elsewhere.

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Lawrence Solomon: Why it looks like ‘game over’ for global warming

(April 15, 2016) The next ice age may have already begun, its beginnings temporarily masked by El Niño.

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Ontario electricity rate increases continue to blow past inflation

(April 15, 2016) Ontario’s residential hydro customers will continue to use more of their paycheque to cover monthly hydro bills. Continue reading

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Wikipedia and the climate non-debate

(April 8, 2016) “Wikipedia has emerged as an influential tool used by climate alarmists against climate change realists, who are unwilling to accept political proclamations there is an indisputable consensus humans are causing catastrophic climate change.” Ron Arnold for the Heartland Institute draws on Lawrence Solomon’s experience with ‘Wikibullies’ for this commentary.

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