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Upcoming GECO meetings

Our partners, the Green Energy Co-operative of Ontario (GECO), will be holding meetings soon for members and prospective members.  The upcoming events are below: Burlington When: Thursday, November 22nd Where: “Frank Rose Room” at the Burlington Central Library, 2331 New

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HARE and GECO sign-ups going strong!

Over the past couple of months, HARE (Hamilton Association for Renewable Energy) and GECO (Green Energy Co-operative of Ontario) have been busy getting the word out about how we as individuals can band together to realize real change in the

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Solar energy investment opportunity comes to Hamilton

HAMILTON, ONTARIO – The Hamilton Association for Renewable Energy is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Green Energy Co-operative of Ontario to bring competitive and affordable solar investment opportunities to all Hamiltonians. “Hamiltonians told us they wanted an

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Hamilton City Council supports rooftop solar

During the September 26, 2012 meeting of the Hamilton City Council, it was resolved that the City of Hamilton supports the Ontario Power Authority’s FIT 2.0 program for the construction and operation of roof-mounted solar within the City of Hamilton.

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Small FIT application window has been delayed

As posted on the Ontario Power Authority website, the small FIT application window, anticipated to open on October 1, has been delayed in order to allow time to receive and consider recommendations from the Solar PV Land Use Working Group.

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Final Feed-In-Tariff (FIT) Rules Out!

This is to advise you that the final FIT Program Rules, Contract and other program documents have now been posted on the FIT Program website. The Ontario Power Authority thanks all those who provided comments and submissions on the draft documents. The

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Federation to Solve Ontario's Green Energy Struggle

Federation of Community Power Co-operatives (FCPC)  to solve Ontario’s green energy struggle From the press release Despite the best intentions, Ontario’s Feed-In tariff (FIT) program has resulted in contentious debates over energy in then province.  Community participation in projects was suggested

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