Unhelpful Electro Lingo

With Ontario’s power industry now disposing of massive and increasing amounts of excess generation, one of the challenges for the public in understanding this development is penetrating the fog of confused terms the industry uses to speak about the phenomenon. Scandalously,¬†Ontario’s government-controlled power sector does not tally the cost to consumers of the ongoing wastage.

Earth Day 2011: Green Energy Good Intentions

This video addresses the careless train of thinking that has resulted in a situation where a large amount of Ontario’s power production is useless. During Earth Day 2011, hundreds of megawatt hours of hydro-electric production appears to have been spilled at Niagara. In 2009, OPG reports that it spilled 0.6 TWh of hydro-electric production — …

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