Watch out my thread got locked up for speaking the truth .
Originally Posted by irv
That is one, if not currently, GM Oshawa's biggest expenses! Not to get all political but the Liberals Green Energy Boondoggle and Trudope's carbon tax scheme, among other things, are 2 huge reasons why GM is packing up shop here. They simply can't compete here due to these crazy extra costs and the Liberal Gov't is largely to blame for a lot of those.
Originally Posted by Garak
If this does come to pass, I wouldn't doubt that the cost of electricity in Ontario were a major factor. Sure, it's not everything, but I'd hate to see the monthly power bill for that plant. GM and other automakers are clearly changing their lineups and have to shuffle infrastructure, but when you tick off the boxes that add up to a lot of expenses, a certain factory winds up on the chopping block.