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OEB improvements to electricity customer service rules will help keep lights on for low-income people

For immediate release:

Friday, April 1, 2011

(Toronto) The Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN) welcomes the long-awaited release of the Ontario Energy Board's (OEB) customer service rules that are specifically designed to help financially-strapped low-income households maintain their residential electricity service.

The rules…

2011 LIEN annual conference - mark your calendar!

LIEN will be holding its annual conference on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at the Harbourfront Community Centre in Toronto, from 9am to 4pm. More information, including registration details, to follow in the coming weeks via email and on the LIEN website.

LIEN regional workshop - Kingston 2010

LIEN regional workshop in Kingston on Wednesday, November 10, 2010

LIEN is focusing on building the capacity of its network members and other organizations to become "experts" or "resource people" on low-income energy issues in their communities. To facilitate this, LIEN is in the process of developing an Energy Poverty Training Manual/Toolkit.

This FREE workshop offers great networking…

LIEN webinar 2010

The Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN) invites you to participate in a webinar hosted by CLEONet on Wednesday, October 20 from 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m.

Background:
LIEN is focusing on building the capacity of its network members and other organizations to become "experts" or "resource people" on low-income energy issues in their communities. To facilitate…

LIEN Currents, Summer 2010 issue

LIEN currents - Summer 2010 issue

Energy Minister gives "green" light to low-income energy programs

For immediate release:                                                     July 6, 2010

(Toronto)The Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN) is pleased that Energy and Infrastructure Minister Brad Duguid issued a letter yesterday to the Ontario Energy Board (OEB), requesting it to resume work on a province-wide strategy to help low-income consumers reduce their…

LIEN Annual Conference 2010 - Toronto

"Forging Ahead: Shaping Ontario's Low-Income Energy Future"

Date: Wednesday, May 26, 2010
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Thomas Lounge, Oakham House, 63 Gould Street

CONFERENCE MATERIALS
Conference kit

Agenda




Cooling government enthusiasm for low-income energy consumers' programs?

For immediate release:                                                          May 25, 2010

(Toronto)The Low-Income Energy Network (LIEN) is calling for a permanent energy rate affordability program for Ontario's poorest households as members…

Register now for the 2010 LIEN annual conference

Registration is now open for the LIEN annual conference, "Forging Ahead: Shaping Ontario's Low-Income Energy Future".

Draft Agenda

Date: Wednesday, May 26, 2010
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00…

LIEN Currents, Spring 2010 issue

LIEN currents - Spring 2010 issue

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