Thompson calls for moratorium on wind energy development

March 6th, 2012 by Leave a Comment ↓

A private members bill calling for a moratorium on all industrial wind energy development until third party health and environmental studies have been completed will be brought forward in the Ontario Legislature by Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson on March 8. She filed a notice of the motion on Dec. 8, 2011, just before the Legislature Read more ›

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CanSIA Launches New Stand Up for Solar Campaign

September 15th, 2011 by Leave a Comment ↓

Ontario residents are proud to live in a province that has become a world leader in solar energy. They believe in the impact solar is having on the province’s job sector, and recognize the role solar plays in a cleaner, greener economy. As the public dialogue on energy continues, it’s important that our provincial candidates Read more ›

Energy Efficiency Update for Large Buildings

July 19th, 2011 by Leave a Comment ↓

The 2006 Building Code sets out a “roadmap” for energy efficiency changes to be implemented from January 1, 2006 through to December 31, 2011.  As part of that roadmap, the Code sets out energy efficiency requirements for large buildings and small non-residential buildings. The Code, as originally produced in 2006, required that the energy efficiency Read more ›