Posts Tagged ‘Liberal’

Baloney Meter: will Liberal carbon tax really mean paying more for everything?

Pedestrians battle the blowing snow and wind chills in the -30C range, Friday, January 5, 2018 in Montreal. As many Canadians shivered through the country's widespread, brutal cold snap in recent weeks, anyone on the Conservative Party of Canada's fundraising list may have felt they had more to make them shudder.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz Pedestrians […]

Liberal MP lobbies Coalition to drop push to ban wind and solar investment

Victorian MP Sarah Henderson asks the government to include in its draft mandate investment in emerging technologies such as wind and solar A Liberal backbencher is lobbying the government to stop its push to, in effect, ban the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) from investing in wind and small-scale solar energy. The Victorian Liberal MP, […]

Liberal senator wants windfarm inquiry to recognise ‘adverse health effects’

Coalition figures want inquiry to acknowledge alleged health impacts and support more checks by the regulator A new federal inquiry could call for commonwealth oversight of windfarm regulations and demand recognition of the alleged health impacts of turbines on people living near them, according to Coalition senators. The prime minister, Tony Abbott, dismayed the wind […]

Anti-windfarm group appoints retired Liberal MP as government lobbyist

Alby Schultz goes into battle against wind energy, saying it’s ‘one of the greatest frauds ever perpetrated’ on Australians Oliver Milman View full post on Environment: Wind power | theguardian.com

Ontario Liberal wind power deal slashed by $3.7B

Ontario’s signature green energy deal with Samsung was a “colossal failure,” the opposition parties charged Thursday after the Liberal government slashed the $9.7-billion agreement by more than one-third. View full post on Wind Power News