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Publications

Reports
 

Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Corporate Social Responsibility Report

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2013 Annual Report

2013 Annual Report

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2012 Annual Report

2012 Annual Report

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2011 Annual Report

2011 Annual Report

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Rates
 

Residential Rates

Residential Rates

Our current rates as well as explanations of the "unbundled" charges found on your bill are detailed in this publication.

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Business Rates

Business Rates

Our current rates for users with a consumption greater than 50 kW are specified in this brochure. Business charges and credits are detailed. Explanations of the "unbundled" charges that now appear on your bill are also included.

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Small Business

Small Business

Our current rates as well as explanations of the "unbundled" charges found on your bill are detailed in this publication.

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Programs
 

Ontario’s Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)

Ontario’s Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)

Consumers with limited financial resources have unique needs. The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) is working with local utilities, social agencies, consumer groups and other energy sector partners on a number of initiatives to help you manage your energy costs.

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Safety

Build Smart

A Guide to Required Clearances from Overhead Power Lines

To protect public safety, ensure a reliable supply of electricity, and adhere to provincial laws and regulations, Hydro Ottawa has defined minimum clearance requirements between buildings and overhead electrical power lines. If you plan on building anything near overhead power lines, you must follow important safety standards.

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Be Prepared

Be Prepared

Being prepared will help you and your family stay safe in case of an emergency, such as an extended power outage.

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Swimming Pools in the Vicinity of Hydro Wires

Swimming Pools in the Vicinity of Hydro Wires

Your safety is our primary concern. That's why we want you to be aware of all the regulations required under the Ontario Electrical Safety Code. In this pamphlet you will find overhead and underground wiring specifications, information regarding pool permits and underground locates, as well as energy management tips that will help the environment and, at the same time, save you money.

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Tree Planting Advice

Tree Planting Advice

Before you decide on the location of your new trees, you should consider the location of overhead and underground utility lines. These lines have a direct impact on both the type of tree and the planting site you select. Our booklet will assist you in planting the right tree in the right place.

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Ontario One Call - Call Before You Dig!

Ontario One Call - Call Before You Dig!

Striking a buried hydro cable could cut off power to you and your whole neighbourhood. More importantly, hitting a cable could be fatal. So please, if you are planning on putting in fence posts, planting a tree or excavating for a new pool, deck or addition, call Ontario One Call before you dig. Dial 1-800-400-2255 for this free service.

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