News

Introducing Our New Logo!

Big news! We are excited to announce that in September we are rebranding with a new logo and colour scheme as part of the ongoing evolution of our company’s brand. Our business has grown over the last 33 years and we felt it was time for a refreshed look to reflect...

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Federal Carbon Charge Increasing April First

As part of the federal government’s carbon pricing program, a carbon charge applies to fossil fuels sold in Ontario, including natural gas. On April 1, 2021, the federal carbon charge for natural gas increased to 7.83 cents per cubic metre (m3). This charge...

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Congratulations to the New OFA President

Congratulations to the Ontario Farming Association’s newest president Peggy Brekveld! Peggy Brekveld has been elected as OFA’s 32nd President and the third female President in the organization’s history. Excerpt from the OFA Press Release: Peggy is a northern Ontario...

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Federal Carbon Charge Increasing April 1

Effective April 1, 2020, the federal carbon charge for natural gas will increase from 3.91 ¢/m³ to 5.87 ¢/m³. The federal carbon charge rates are established in the federal Greenhouse Gas Pollution Act and are set to increase every year until 2022. You can see the...

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New Commercial with Fields to Forks!

Ag Energy is excited to premiere our new commercial with Fields to Forks! We love it when we can showcase our members and this was another great opportunity to share with Ontario just who Ag Energy Co-operative and its members are. Thank you again to Colour Paradise,...

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Our First TV Commercial!

We are excited to announce the release of our first ever TV commercial! Thank you to our members; PH Kuivenhoven Greenhouse, Hoogenboom Family Farm, and Hensall District Co-operative for appearing on screen. The ad will be airing on CTV London until July 7, 2019.

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Cap and Trade Post-Election Update

The Provincial Government recently released a press release outlining their current position on Cap and Trade. As of July 10th, the Minister of Government and Consumer Services and Government House Leader, Todd Smith, announced that the people of Ontario can expect...

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Ag Energy Co-operative Turns 30 Years Old!

Guelph, ON, May 30, 2018--On May 30th Ag Energy turns 30 years old! Ag Energy Co-operative was founded in 1988 by vegetable and flower greenhouse growers looking for a better way to purchase natural gas. The growers saw an opportunity to unite and formed the...

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