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Ontario nominates Thomas D. Woods for Hydro One Board
July 19, 2018 - Ontario has nominated Thomas D. (Tom) Woods as the first of its four nominees for the new Board of Directors at Hydro One.

Ontario to Cancel Energy Contracts to Bring Hydro Bills Down
July 13, 2018 - TORONTO — Ontario ratepayers will benefit from $790 million in savings thanks to the Government of Ontario's decision to cancel and wind down 758 renewable energy contracts, Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines Greg Rickford announced today.

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Publications Release Notice — January 13, 2015

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on January 13, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is February 3, 2015. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

Publications Release Notice — December 16, 2014

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on December 16, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is February 3, 2014. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

Summary of Field Work and Other Activities, 2014

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Geological Survey is pleased to provide Summary of Field Work and Other Activities, 2014 (OFR 6300) for electronic distribution.

Summary of Field Work and Other Activities presents highlights of, and key new information from, mapping and geoscientific research conducted during the year.

Recommendations for Exploration, 2014-2015

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Recommendations for Exploration across Ontario have been released for 2014-2015. The recommendations are generated annually by staff of the Ontario Geological Survey from research, field programs and areas of industry activity.

Northwest Mining and Exploration Status Report 2014

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The 2014 Northwest Mining and Exploration Status Report has been released by the staff of the Northwest Ontario Resident Geologist Program.   The report highlights activities in the region which include producing mines and quarries, major exploration projects, amethyst producers and identified mineral resources.

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