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Hydro One's shopping list: new Smart Meters"!

Ka-ching! And, Hydro One is considering asking you to pay for electricity up-front …

It was just a couple of years ago when then Ontario Ombudsman Andre Marin issued his damning report about Hydro One’s billing errors. 636 palabras más

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Hydro One's scorecard: not a winner

Hydro One 2016 Scorecard highlights shortfalls

 On several occasions, I’ve expounded on the decision by then Energy Minister Dwight Duncan in July 2004 to direct the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) to instruct all LDC (local distribution companies) to install “smart meters”*   The Premier’s October 2005 throne speech included the comment:  “Consumers can look forward to getting smart meters that will help them save money by telling them when they can pay less.” 521 palabras más

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