Making Sense of Energy


Energy Market Update: March 2019

Alberta  Alberta’s carbon tax brought in billions. See where it went NDP’s carbon tax was expected to bring in $2.6B by end of March. The carbon tax started at $20 per tonne, increasing to $30 a tonne the following year. Single people earning less than $47,500 a year, or […]

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Energy Market Update – February 2019

Alberta  Varcoe: Alberta’s power market changes could add $1.4B in costs for consumers In November 2016, the NDP government announced it would restructure the province’s deregulated electricity system, part of a plan to transform the sector by adding more renewable energy and phasing out coal-fired power. The […]

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