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September 23, 2016

Making a Difference

On Wednesday, September 22,  three incredibly brave staff officers from the Power Workers’ Union (PWU) literally went “over the edge” in an effort to raise money for kids in need....

September 19, 2016

CUPE Local One Members at Toronto Hydro and Cogeco Peer 1 Communications Vote to Merge with the Power Workers’ Union

CUPE Local One Members at Toronto Hydro and Cogeco Peer 1 Communications voted by a margin of 92 percent to merge into the Power Workers’ Union (PWU). The PWU is expected to finalize its approval of the merger at their annual convention in the last week of September. Both CUPE Local One and the PWU have long and proud histories in the representation of ...

July 13, 2016

PWU News Release: Study Finds Increased Electricity Imports from Quebec an Expensive Option for Ontario

Toronto –13, July, 2016 –The Power Worker’s Union (PWU) has released a study by Strategic Policy Economics (Strapolec) that demonstrates increasing firm electricity imports from Quebec would be an imprudent and expensive option for Ontario. Historically, Ontario has exported and imported significant amounts of electricity to and from Manitoba, Quebec, Michigan and New York. Such exchanges ensure that Ontario has sufficient reliable energy and capacity to meet its needs....

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