Monthly Archives October 2015

The Future of Energy Generation and Distribution in Ontario: Q and A with the IESO

We asked Senior Staff at the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) about the future of energy generation and distribution in Ontario and they kindly responded to our many questions. Have a read: Q1: I have heard that Ontario already generates a surplus of electricity, and the FIT and microFIT program installations add to this surplus; is this true and why more? A1: The FIT and microFIT programs were intended to increase the amount of renewable energy in Ontario and provide opportunities to a wider variety of participants to generate their own green energy. Participants are guaranteed a price over a long-term contract,
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