The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

October 29, 2014 08:15 ET

The Fraser Institute: Media Advisory-What's Driving Up Electricity Bills in Ontario? New Study Coming Thursday, Oct. 30

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 29, 2014) - On Thursday, Oct. 30, the Fraser Institute will release a new study on Ontario's rising electricity prices.

The study, Soaring Electricity Prices and How to Get Them Down, examines the link between the province's contracts with renewable energy companies (wind, solar, hydro) and increased prices for electricity.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired at 6:30 a.m. (Eastern) on Thursday, Oct. 30.

Follow the Fraser Institute on Twitter / Like us on Facebook

The Fraser Institute is an independent Canadian public policy research and educational organization with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal and ties to a global network of think-tanks in 87 countries. Its mission is to measure, study, and communicate the impact of competitive markets and government intervention on the welfare of individuals. To protect the Institute's independence, it does not accept grants from governments or contracts for research. Visit

Contact Information