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Power failure, future shock

May 29th, 2021

The lights are on, but Manitoba Hydro isn't answering the door to offer clarity on greener power plans

Province issues permanent licence for Manitoba Hydro's Churchill River Diversion

May 13th, 2021

Manitoba Conservation and Climate Minister Sarah Guillemard says she will not hesitate to impose further conditions on Hydro in the future in...

Manitoba Hydro and How it Should Move Forward

April 13th, 2021

A Presentation to the Conservative Club of Winnipeg

PUB considers request for special hearing on hydro rates

April 9th, 2021

The Consumers Coalition wrote to the Public Utilities Board to convene a hearing to determine whether current hydro rates are appropriate.

Let’s take a long-term view when judging hydro projects

April 1st, 2021

Possible response in part to Garland Laliberte's 18th March 2021 Winnipeg Free Press comment of Gary Doer's 1st March 2021 Article

Coalition wants public review of Manitoba Hydro's financial health because ratepayers 'in the dark'

March 27th, 2021

Coalition says three major projects came online since last hearing took place, so review sorely needed

Hydro 'shrouded in secrecy,' coalition tells PUB

March 27th, 2021

"Manitoba Hydro’s rate making process are either not undertaken or shrouded in secrecy." - Consumers Coalition

Hydro plan means higher rates, privatization

March 20th, 2021

This NDP MLA attacks Bill 35 which effectively has Hydro a government dept and neuters the PUB. This is not democratization of electricity

NDP tries to zap Pallister's plan to have government set electricity rates

March 19th, 2021

The provincial government is moving in the opposite direction to the democritization of electricity that is happening elsewhere

'Can't do' thinking hampers Hydro

March 17th, 2021

Efficiency Manitoba has the mandate to cut back Manitoba Hydro domestic load by 1.5%. Ths has to be dealt with.