Neil Moralee on Flickr

Media Releases

Four Days Inadequate for Public Review of 83 Billion Dollar Electricity Plan

For Immediate Release

February 8, 2006

Read more
Map Paints Toxic Picture Across Toronto

November 24, 2005

(Toronto) The Toronto Environmental Alliance released a map today showing reported releases of toxic chemicals in Toronto. Over 8500 tonnes of chemicals feared to cause cancer, birth defects, and respiratory problems, and interfere with children’s growth and development, were knowingly dumped into Toronto’s air, land and water in 2003.

Read more
TEA Calls for Energy Conservation, Not Nukes

October 14, 2005

On Electricity, McGuinty should learn from Schwarzenegger:

Read more
TEA Releases Smog Report Card 2005

October 6 2005

City of Toronto Gets “C-” on Smog Report Card: City’s Smog Actions Inadequate

Read more
Toronto has 40th smog day of 2005

August 10, 2005

Toronto has 40th Smog Day: Group Releases list of Why We're so Smoggy
Read more
Electricity Price Hikes Will Hit Poor Hardest

March 11, 2005

TORONTO- Today, the Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN) called on the provincial government to introduce province-wide energy conservation and bill assistance programs for low-income households in response to the announcement of higher prices for electricity.

Read more
Growing number of households caught in Ontario energy crisis

January 20, 2005

As electricity rates increase, a growing number of the hundreds of thousands of low-income households in Ontario are at risk of losing their homes this winter. The Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN) has designed an energy conservation program to protect low-income consumers from unaffordable energy bills this heating season.

Read more
Leaked Report Promotes Burning Tires as Industrial Fuel in Ontario

Leaked Report Promotes Burning Tires as Industrial Fuel in Ontario
Burning tires emits smog-causing chemicals to the air

Read more
Consumer Protection and Energy Efficiency Strategies Released

April 15, 2004

TORONTO - The Toronto Environmental Alliance and the Canadian Environmental Law Association released a report today with key recommendations on a strategy for low income energy and assistance, including consumer protection policies, an energy rebate program and a comprehensive set of energy efficiency programs.

Read more