News Archive: Hydro

“FACT CHECK: McFadyen’s Market Electricity Rates Going Through the Roof” NDP

“FACT CHECK: McFadyen’s Market Electricity Rates Going Through the Roof” NDP

Yesterday, Albertans learned that their “market rates” for electricity will rise by a whopping 50% (“Residential electricity rates in Alberta to jump about 50% in October,” Canadian Press, Sept. 30, 2011). This shocking rate hike followed months of electricity rates “swinging up and down” with the market, leaving Alberta families with unpredictable energy bills that are significantly higher than those enjoyed by Manitoba families. [Click on Pic to learn more]

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“FACT CHECK: McFadyen’s Market Electricity Rates Going Through the Roof” NDP

“Selinger On BiPole – Is He Kidding?” Progressive Conservatives

“Hydro was ready to get started on the east side BiPole years ago. But the NDP interfered, forced a terrible decision on to Hydro and on to the pocket books of Manitoba families, and the process has gone nowhere,” says Manitoba Progressive Conservative Leader Hugh McFadyen. [Click on Pic to learn more]

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