Current major applications

Here is a list of major rate applications from utilities. Also listed here are other applications from energy companies that may be of interest to consumers including:

  • Requests to change a service area (Service Area Amendment)
  • Requests to change corporate ownership structure, e.g. to merge with another company (Mergers, Acquisitions, Amalgamations and Divestitures, or MAADs)
  • Requests to construct electricity or natural gas infrastructure like wires and pipelines (Leave to Construct).

To view a full list of applications we're currently considering, visit our industry section.

There are 19 major applications before the Ontario Energy Board right now.
Ex. EB-2016-0003 or ‘Toronto Hydro’
  • Enbridge Gas Inc.
EB-2020-0134

Enbridge Gas Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board for approval to dispose of amounts recorded in certain deferral and variance accounts and for approval of the amount of its 2019 earnings that it is required to share with customers.

If the application is approved as filed, a typical residential customer in the EGD Rate Zone (former Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc. customers) would pay a one-time charge of $0.74 in January 2021.

A typical residential customer in each of the Union Rate Zones (former Union Gas Limited customers) would see the following impacts:

Updated on: October 23, 2020
  • Enbridge Gas Inc.
EB-2020-0212

Enbridge Gas Inc. (Enbridge Gas) has applied to the Ontario Energy Board for approval to increase its rates effective April 1, 2021, to recover the costs associated with meeting its obligations under the federal government’s Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act.

Updated on: October 15, 2020
  • Enbridge Gas Inc.
EB-2020-0192

Enbridge Gas Inc. has applied for approval to construct approximately 90.5 kilometres of natural gas pipeline and ancillary facilities in the County of Lambton, the Township of Dawn-Euphemia, the County of Middlesex, the Municipality of Southwest Middlesex, the Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc and the Municipality of Middlesex Centre.

Updated on: September 28, 2020
  • Halton Hills Hydro Inc.
EB-2020-0026

Halton Hills Hydro Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board to raise its electricity distribution rates effective May 1, 2021. If the application is approved as-filed, a typical residential customer and a typical general service customer of Halton Hills Hydro Inc. would see the following increase.

Residential (750 kWh) $6.83 per month
General Service less than 50 kW (2,000 kWh) $29.74 per month

Other customers, including businesses, may also be affected.

Updated on: September 16, 2020
  • Niagara Peninsula Energy Inc.
EB-2020-0040

Niagara Peninsula Energy Inc. has applied to raise its electricity distribution rates.

Niagara Peninsula Energy Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board to raise its electricity distribution rates effective January 1, 2021. If the application is approved as-filed, a typical residential customer and a typical general service customer of Niagara Peninsula Energy Inc. would see the following increase.

Updated on: September 10, 2020
EB-2020-0219

Imperial Oil Limited (Imperial Oil) is seeking permission from the OEB to make an adjustment to the route of a petroleum products pipeline. If approved, this route adjustment will impact several properties and landowners that were not on the original route of the pipeline, which was approved by the OEB in a decision dated March 12, 2020.

Updated on: September 8, 2020
  • Enbridge Gas Inc.
EB-2020-0136

Enbridge Gas Inc. has applied for approval to construct approximately 4.8 kilometres of natural gas pipeline and ancillary facilities in the City of Toronto.

If the application is approved as filed, Enbridge Gas Inc. will replace approximately 4.5 kilometres of a 20-inch diameter pipeline along Lake Shore Boulevard from Cherry Street to Bathurst Street, and approximately 260 metres of a 20-inch diameter pipeline on Parliament Street from Mill Street to Lake Shore Boulevard East.

A map showing the location of the proposed pipeline is within the notice, below.

Updated on: August 21, 2020
  • Oshawa PUC Networks Inc.
EB-2020-0048

Oshawa PUC Networks Inc. has applied to raise its electricity distribution rates.

Oshawa PUC Networks Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board to raise its electricity distribution rates effective January 1, 2021. If the application is approved as filed, a typical residential customer and a typical general service customer of Oshawa PUC Networks Inc. would see the following increases:

Updated on: August 21, 2020
  • Waterloo North Hydro Inc.
EB-2020-0059

Waterloo North Hydro Inc. has applied to raise its electricity distribution rates and other charges.

Waterloo North Hydro Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board to raise its electricity distribution rates effective January 1, 2021. If the application is approved as filed, a typical residential customer and a typical general service customer of Waterloo North Hydro would see the following increases:

Updated on: July 21, 2020
  • Enbridge Gas Inc.
EB-2020-0105

Enbridge Gas Inc. has applied for approval to drill natural gas storage wells in the Kimball-Colinville Storage Pool and the Payne Storage Pool, in St. Clair Township in the County of Lambton.

Updated on: September 11, 2020
  • Enbridge Gas Inc.
EB-2019-0294

Enbridge Gas Inc. has applied for approval to construct natural gas pipelines in the City of Markham, Regional Municipality of York, for the purposes of a pilot project involving the distribution of blended natural gas composed of methane with up to 2% hydrogen by volume to approximately 3600 existing customers.

Updated on: April 22, 2020
  • Hydro 2000 Inc.
EB-2019-0041

Hydro 2000 Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board to raise its electricity distribution rates effective May 1, 2020. If the application is approved, a typical residential customer, and a typical general service customer of Hydro 2000 Inc., would see the following increases:

Updated on: September 25, 2020
  • Enbridge Gas Inc.
EB-2020-0074

Enbridge Gas Inc. has applied for approval to increase the maximum operating pressure of the Black Creek, Coveny and Wilkesport natural gas storage pools, in Sombra Township in the County of Lambton.

Updated on: June 25, 2020
  • Hydro Ottawa Limited
EB-2019-0261

Hydro Ottawa Limited has applied to the Ontario Energy Board with a plan to set the amount it charges for electricity distribution in each of five years beginning on January 1, 2021 and ending on December 31, 2025. If the application is approved as filed, the amount Hydro Ottawa Limited charges each month for the typical residential customer using 750 kWh per month and for the typical general service < 50kW customer using 2000 kWh per month would increase by the following amounts:

Updated on: March 5, 2020
  • Enbridge Gas Inc.
EB-2019-0159

Enbridge Gas Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board for approval to construct 10.2 kilometres of natural gas pipeline and associated facilities in the City of Hamilton.

Enbridge Gas Inc. has also applied the Ontario Energy Board for approval of its Integrated Resource Planning Proposal.

If the application is approved as filed, Enbridge Gas Inc. proposes to construct 10.2 kilometres of 48-inch diameter natural gas pipeline between the Kirkwall Valve Site and the Hamilton Valve Site, including associated facilities.

Updated on: January 7, 2020
  • Enbridge Gas Inc.
EB-2019-0271

Enbridge Gas Inc. applied to the Ontario Energy Board for approval of its natural gas conservation programs for the period Jan 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021.

Enbridge Gas is asking the Ontario Energy Board for approval to extend the current OEB-approved natural gas conservation programs (including budgets, targets and incentive structures) for 2021. The current programs expire at the end of 2020. If the application is approved as filed, the amount Enbridge Gas Inc. charges each month to a typical residential customer for conservation programs would continue to be:

Updated on: July 17, 2020
  • Greater Sudbury Hydro Inc.
EB-2019-0037

Greater Sudbury Hydro Inc. has applied to raise its electricity distribution rates and other charges.

Greater Sudbury Hydro Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board to raise its electricity distribution rates effective May 1, 2020. If the application is approved as filed, a typical residential customer and a typical general service customer of Greater Sudbury Hydro would see the following increases:

Updated on: December 20, 2019
EB-2018-0329

The Corporation of the Town of Marathon has applied to the Ontario Energy Board for approval to construct a total of 116.5 kilometres of natural gas pipelines in the Town of Marathon, Township of Manitouwadge, Township of Schreiber, Township of Terrace Bay and Municipality of Wawa.

Updated on: February 28, 2020
  • Hydro One Networks Inc.
EB-2016-0315

On September 17, 2020, the OEB issued its Decision and Order on Hydro One’s motion to review and vary the March 12, 2015 Decision that directed the elimination of Hydro One’s seasonal rate class. The OEB finds that Hydro One’s Motion fails on its merits and confirms the 2015 Decision to eliminate the seasonal class.

Updated on: September 22, 2020