'Throw the book at TransAlta': Wildrose
The province's Official Opposition is calling on the Alberta Utilities Commission  to throw the book at TransAlta for its part in driving up electricity prices. Monday the AUC announced TransAlta had deliberately planned power outages at its plants during peak times as a way to drive up electricity prices in Alberta during a cold snap in  late 2010 and early 2011. Don Macintyre, the Wildrose Shadow Minister for Electricity and Renewables says the company's actions are "gouging" and completely...