Tuesday was the Alberta Speech from the Throne. In our system of democracy, it’s meant to spell out the agenda for the new session of the legislature.
In that throne speech, the NDP revealed “A new lean agency called Energy Efficiency Alberta will help families, businesses and entire communities reduce both their energy costs and their greenhouse gas emissions.”
Here,let me save us all a bunch of money on bureaucracy: Turn the lights off behind you and wear a sweater before you go broke trying to keep the power bill paid and the furnace running.
Want to save me money on my power bills, Rachel Notley? Back off the carbon tax and the coal phase out. But don't create an expensive new bureaucracy and tell me it’s because you're trying to save me money.