Water Heater Companies Reliance and Direct Energy Fined

    The Canadian Competition Bureau has recently issued a statement of intent to fine both Reliance and Direct Energy for suppressing competition and restricting consumer choice.  Both of these companies are large water heater rental companies that have a large share of the market.  The total fine is set at 25 million dollars, 15 million for Direct Energy and the rest for Reliance. This is good news for homeowners as it opens the door for...

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    Enwise Bankrupt

    Enwise Bankrupt Enwise Home Services formally known as Enwise Power Solutions appears to have gone bankrupt again.  Phones have been disconnected, emails remain unanswered, and customers have been left in the dark.  Enwise Power Solutions filed for bankruptcy in late 2010, at which point it was obvious they had a flawed business plan.  Money was unnecessarily spent and the costs were higher than the available revenue. The core of the...

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