Blogs & Articles

Stories and features on what’s happening at Hydro Ottawa, in our industry and in our community. Visit often to get the latest.
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Safety first: Five unconventional electrical hazards and how to avoid them

July 7, 2020

This summer is shaping up to be a little different than the summers we are used to.

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Wanderlust – A story of sustainable exploring

June 16, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic requiring us to do our part to stay home and physically distance in order to combat the spread of

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The people behind electricity: Part 2

June 16, 2020

As the season kicks into full summer mode, there’s something so wonderful about a burst of cool air.

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Dancing in the street – Elgin’s electrical transformation

June 16, 2020

It’s not every day that a utility gets the chance to not only upgrade its hydroelectric infrastructure, but also play a part

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Six hands-on energy-related activities for kids this summer

June 16, 2020

From the outside looking in, it can appear that kids received their summer break early with the risks of COVID-19 prompting

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COVID-19: Answering Your Top Questions

June 5, 2020

Tornadoes. Ice storms. Floods. And now, a pandemic. If there’s one thing we are familiar with at Hydro Ottawa, its crises.

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