Comment 102477

By Mal (anonymous) | Posted June 15, 2014 at 13:23:53 in reply to Comment 102467

The four-year phase-out of the Lakeview Generating Station was initiated 2001, and the plant was levelled in 2006-2007. Lakeview was the government's site of choice for the Mississauga gas plant, and probably the best solution -- most of the time energy infrastructure is sited proximate to demand -- but there was intense local push-back and the province agreed to relocate the facility.

o.canada.com/news/how-ontario-could-have-avoided-the-180-million-power-plant-boondoggle
news.ontario.ca/mei/en/2008/07/mcguinty-government-rules-out-lakeview-site-for-for-electricity-plant.html

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