Supporting community development in Eastern Kings
The province will invest over $600,000 over the next five years to support the work of the Northside Windmill Enhancement Fund.
A new Northside Windmill Enhancement Fund created by the province will support community and economic development in the Hermanville/Clearsprings area as part of the community benefits from the Hermanville/Clearspring wind farm development.
Province hosts Canada's Local Government Ministers
Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs Minister Wes Sheridan (front row, centre) joins ministers responsible for local government at Province House.
Provincial and territorial ministers responsible for local government today renewed their commitment to work together to support viable and safe communities following national meetings hosted on Prince Edward Island this week.
Gordon MacFadyen is new provincial Comptroller
The Office of the Comptroller operates and maintains the provinceís corporate accounting system and prepares financial statements that are as transparent as possible for the Legislature and the public.
Gordon MacFadyen, a chartered professional accountant with an extensive background in federal, provincial, and municipal finance is Prince Edward Islandís new Comptroller, says Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs Minister Wes Sheridan.
40th Annual Statistical Review released
The Annual Statistical Review contains key information on the economic, social and demographic profile of Prince Edward Island.
The 40th Annual Statistical Review has been released and is available online.
Hermanville wind farm up and running
(l-R): PEI Energy Corporation Energy Advisor Ron Estabrooks;former PEI Energy Corporation CEO Wayne MacQuarrie;PEI Energy Corporation CEO Sandy Stewart; Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs Minister Wes Sheridan; and project manager Carl Brothers.
The new, 30 Megawatt, $60 million wind farm in Hermanville developed by the PEI Energy Corporation is now up and running.