TORONTO – Two executives with Ontario’s giant power utility who made more than $1 million last year topped the province’s highest-paid public-sector workers, according to the annual “sunshine list” released Friday. In all, more than 200,000 people were paid at least $100,000, up from the more than 150,000 in 2019.
TORONTO – A politically fraught plan to store hazardous nuclear waste deep underground near the Lake Huron shoreline has been formally put to rest more than 15 years after it was first proposed. In a recent letter to the federal environment minister, Ontario’s publicly owned power generator said it no
Chris Herhalt, CP24.com Published Sunday, January 12, 2020 7:34AM EST Last Updated Sunday, January 12, 2020 8:48AM EST The Ontario government erroneously sent out a mass alert telling of an “incident” at Pickering Nuclear Generating Station, the local fire chief says, sending people across the region into a panic as
Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press Published Thursday, December 20, 2018 5:39AM EST Last Updated Thursday, December 20, 2018 2:40PM EST TORONTO — The Ontario government passed legislation Thursday to prevent a strike or lockout at a utility that generates roughly half of the province’s power, saying it could not
The Ford government is preparing to recall the legislature over Christmas in order to prevent a strike by unionized workers at Ontario Power Generation, which controls approximately half of the province’s generation capacity, CTN News Toronto has learned. Members of the Power Workers’ Union have been working without a
Chris Herhalt, CP24.com Published Friday, December 14, 2018 11:58AM EST Last Updated Friday, December 14, 2018 6:38PM EST The Ford government said it will reconvene the House over Christmas break in order to prevent a strike by unionized workers at Ontario Power Generation, which could cause widespread power losses
TORONTO — A top aide to former Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown has lost his job today, weeks after a published report said Premier Doug Ford’s office was meddling in the Crown corporation’s staffing matters. In an internal memo obtained by The Canadian Press, OPG senior vice-president Jennifer Rowe