CBC Information Morning in Nova Scotia hosted a debate held this morning (Tuesday May 15th, 2012) between Kyle Buott, President of the Halifax-Dartmouth & District Labour Council and Leanne Hachey, Vice President Atlantic for the Canadian Federation of Independent Business on the issue of Nova Scotia Power increases and the issue of privatization of the power generation and distribution system in Nova Scotia. Audio of this mornings public power debate.
This debate is an informative, direct and important discussion in the ongoing debate about the crisis of Nova Scotia power rates, and the yearly loss of hundreds of millions of public investment dollars.
You can listen to the entire debate with this audio player.
Please also see these prior Nova Scotia Power related Labour Council website posts:
Listen to SolidariGlee tell the story of the sell-off of Nova Scotia’s power company by Conservative party Premier Donald Cameron, and what it has meant to our provincial economy, in a hilarious but serious song about the “Emera Profiteers”.
Labour Council passes a resolution against power rate increases.