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Energy rates slated for huge jump - Maritime Electric predicts rise of 40 per cent in 2007 due to cost of bringing in alternative power.

In the provincial legislature Friday, Liberal House Leader Richard Brown said the Island’s main power utility is being hit with major expense hikes, due in part to the rising cost of energy generally, but also to the added expenses that will come with the promotion of wind energy and other power sources.
8 May 2006
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