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Canadian electricity prices increasing faster than inflation, trends vary by province

Canadian electricity prices increasing faster than inflation, trends vary by province

Alberta electricity costs initially higher than rate of inflation but then fell; by 2016 costs were well below 2007 levels Over the last decade, the electricity component of Canada’s consumer price index (CPI) increased faster than the price index for all consumer items, according to a government press release. In other words, on average, electricity costs […]