Energy Costs and Low Income Ontario Residents

CELA is a founding member of the Low Income Energy Network and works with other legal aid clinics, housing advocates, anti-poverty organizations and environmental groups on the environmental and social justice aspects of affordable electriticity.

The following linked materials include detailed reports, responses to consultation and media releases on energy conservation and ensuring the basic energy self-sufficiency of low income residents of Ontario.

Apr 19 2017

Shedding Light on Ontario's Energy Sector - LIEN conference May 17th

Mar 28 2017

CELA's Barbora Grochalova to Speak at Climate Symposium - May 11-12
Title:In the Dark - An Exploration of the Human Rights Implications of Energy Poverty in Rural Ontario

Research Paper submitted to the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies In partial fulfillment of the requirements For the LL.M. degree in Law

Resource Type:Report
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:95
Date authored:2016
Author/s:Adrienne J. Scott
Title:Submissions on the Long Term Energy Plan

EBR # 012-8840
Joint Submission of CELA and the Low-Income Energy Network

Resource Type:Report, Response to Consultation
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:16
Date authored:December 15, 2016
Publication number:1089
Author/s:Barbora Grochalova
Author Organization:Canadian Environmental Law Association
Title:Ontario Now Has Rules to Protect Energy Consumers from Predatory Sales Practices

Fact Sheet from the Low -Income Energy Network

Resource Type:Fact Sheet
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:3
Date authored:July 25, 2016
Author Organization:Low-Income Energy Network
Title:Fair and Equitable Carbon Pricing: Comments on Ontario’s Cap and Trade Program

Briefing Note to Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change

Resource Type:Letter
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:4
Date authored:February 2, 2016
Publication number:1057
Author/s:Theresa McClenaghan
Author Organization:Canadian Environmental Law Association

Feb 10 2016

Spread the word about the Ontario Electricity Support Program
Title:Ontario Energy Board - Energy East Consultation Preliminary Comments
Resource Type:Response to Consultation
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:3
Date authored:April 15, 2014
Publication number:1050
Author/s:Theresa McClenaghan
Author Organization:Canadian Environmental Law Association
Title:Update on Extreme Heat and Maximum Indoor Temperature Standard for Multi-unit Residential Buildings

Presentation to City of Toronto Board of Health regarding heat island impacts and tenant safety (Item HL8.5)

Resource Type:Presentation, Response to Consultation
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:5
Date authored:November 30, 2015
Publication number:1044
Author/s:Jacqueline Wilson and Daniel Carens-Nedelsky
Author Organization:CELA
Title:Federal Environmental Law Priorities: Letter to Opposition Party Leaders
Resource Type:Letter
Content:Download PDF file
Date authored:November 12, 2015
Publication number:1038
Author/s:Theresa McClenaghan
Author Organization:CELA
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