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Ontario Conservatives Say Green Energy Act Is Not Sustainable

The Green Energy Act, Ontario’s famed package of green energy subsidies that’s helped attract billions of dollars in new, cleantech investments, is emerging as a wedge issue in the provincial election scheduled for the fall. The Province’s Liberal Conservatives, led by Tim Hudak, say the feed-in tariff and the other subsidies included in the Green…

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The different perspectives on green colar jobs�

The ideological debate has started between those — mostly on the left –� arguing investments in renewables will create jobs and those — mostly on the right — countering that it will lead to� job losses, mostly� in the traditional energy sector. Last week the Union of Concerned Scientists came out with a report estimating…

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