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No Infrastructure Bank money for public electricity grids, documents say

Jan 9 2019 — Jordan Press, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — A federal infrastructure agency created to finance new infrastructure — and alleviate the burden on the public purse — is not expected to back projects involving existing public electricity grids, newly released documents say. Many provinces need to upgrade their power transmission systems to deal with green-energy projects and are desperate for money to do it. […]

No Infrastructure Bank money for public electricity grids, documents say

Jan 9 2019 — Jordan Press, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — A federal infrastructure agency created to finance new infrastructure — and alleviate the burden on the public purse — is not expected to back projects involving existing public electricity grids, newly released documents say. Many provinces need to upgrade their power transmission systems to deal with green-energy projects and are desperate for money to do it. […]

No Infrastructure Bank money for public electricity grids, documents say

Jan 9 2019 — Jordan Press, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — A federal infrastructure agency created to finance new infrastructure — and alleviate the burden on the public purse — is not expected to back projects involving existing public electricity grids, newly released documents say. Many provinces need to upgrade their power transmission systems to deal with green-energy projects and are desperate for money to do it. […]