Right to Healthy Housing and Access to Affordable Energy

Title: Right to Healthy Housing and Access to Affordable Energy Northern Regional Training Resource Type: Presentation Content: 1217-RightToHealthyHousing # of Pages: 70 Date authored: November 5, 2018 Publication number: 1217 Author/s: Kerrie Blaise Author Organization: CELA

Ontario releases 2017 Long-Term Energy Plan

Posted by Monica Poremba, CELA Counsel on October 27, 2017 On October 26, the Ministry of Energy released the Ontario’s 2017 Long-Term Energy Plan (LTEP). While there was no mention of building new nuclear reactors, the Ontario government maintains its commitment to refurbishing ten nuclear…

Vulnerable Ontarians to see significant reductions in their electricity bills

Media Release from the Low-Income Energy Network Mar 02 2017 (Toronto) The Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN) welcomed the measures announced today in the Ontario Fair Hydro Plan which will provide households with an average 25 per cent reduction on their electricity…

Spread the word about the Ontario Electricity Support Program

Feb 10 2016 Toronto: CELA is very concerned that very few low income electricity customers are taking advantage of the new Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP). “CELA has advocated for measures to alleviate energy poverty for low-income families in Ontario for ten years…

Ontario Electricity Support Program – Ontario Energy Board Regional Meetings in July and August

Jul 17 2015 The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) is currently in the process of implementing the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP) which is set to start in January 1, 2016. In order to ensure the success of this program and…

CELA reacts to Ontario provincial budget, 2015

Apr 23 2015 Toronto - The Canadian Environmental Law Association welcomed confirmation of the recently announced Ontario Electricity Support Program in today’s provincial budget. This program will provide much need relief to low-income families suffering from “energy poverty” where too much…