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More complaints against Ontario natural gas seller

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A Creston woman, Beth Kastelan, who runs a clothing store says she's being scammed after she got a bill that is triple what she would normally pay.

Her natural gas was being sold to her by Active Renewable Energy of Ontario.

More than two dozen people in the Kootenays, including Kastlan, say their signatures were forged on contracts.

The gas marketer is accused of at least eighty cases of forging signatures and has been under investigation by the B-C Utilities Commission since 2010.

Beth Kastelan and Alison Thorson, the Director of Policy Planning and Customer Relations with the B.C. Utilities Commission explain what has been happening.

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