The time has come to repeal the 50% Rule (the “Rule”). The Ontario Legislature took a step in this direction by exempting renewable energy co-operatives from the application of the Rule. In so doing the Legislature...more
Infrastructure Ontario issues Requests for Proposals to a shortlist of project teams who successfully complete the Request for Qualifications process. The Request for Proposal sets out the conditions and specifications...more
Infrastructure Ontario issues Requests for Qualifications for projects online inviting interested companies to submit qualifications for a project. There are two components in any Request for Qualifications that must be...more
A joint venture is a contractual agreement joining together two or more parties for the purpose of executing a particular business undertaking. All parties agree to share in the profits and losses of the enterprise....more
So you decided that you wanted to pursue funding through Infrastructure Ontario. Many applicants consider completing a project alone, however is this the only option available?...more
Whenever an agreement is signed, careful attention must be focused on whether the contract or agreement in question properly addresses the issues facing the parties.
One common issue found in Infrastructure Ontario...more
Numerous agreements are entered into throughout an Infrastructure Ontario project. This blog provides a brief overview of different types of agreements you may see.
Now that you know what Infrastructure Ontario is, what types of projects does Infrastructure Ontario fund? Infrastructure Ontario projects tend to fall within two types...more
Welcome to the latest series of blogs published by Lerners LLP on topics relevant to our clients. Over the next few months, this blog will provide information on infrastructure planning and financing through Infrastructure...more
The FIT Rules provide that project proponents have a certain amount of time to build their projects to validate their contracts. There are also key milestones that must be met at various points during project development. In...more