Hydro One Remote 2018 Distribution Rate Application

Hydro One Remote Communities Inc.

Hydro One Remote Communities Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board to raise its electricity rates effective May 1, 2018. If the application is approved:

  • a typical year round residential customer of Hydro One Remote Communities Inc. would see an increase of approximately $1.55 per month
  • a typical residential seasonal customer would see an increase of approximately $1.79 per month
  • Government funded residential customers would see an increase ranging from $8.90 to $13.05 per month depending on whether the community can be accessed by year-round road/rail or air
  • other customers, including businesses, may also be affected
Distribution Rate Application
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Details and Updates

The OEB held a Community Meeting:

Submit a letter of comment

You can submit a letter of comment that will be considered by the Board deciding the application. Unless the notice states otherwise, your letter of comment must be received by the Board no later than 60 days after the publication or service date of the notice for the application.

Your letter will be provided directly to the panel of Board members who will be deciding whether the application is approved. The panel will consider your comments in reaching their decision. In reaching its decision, the panel will only be able to consider comments which relate to issues which are within the authority of the Board and relevant to the issues being considered by the panel.

More about commenting and privacy

More about commenting and privacy
All letters of comment sent to the Board are placed on the public record. This means the letters can be seen at our offices and will be placed on our website. Before the letter of comment is placed on the public record, all personal (i.e. not business) contact information is removed, such as the individual's address, fax and phone numbers, and email address. The individual's name and the content of the letter will become part of the public record.

If you would like a response from the applicant, please send a copy of your letter directly to the applicant, including your contact information. The Board removes your contact information from your letter for privacy reasons before it is posted to our website.Show less

This information will be visible on the OEB's public website.
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Get updates about this application:

Or mail the below address with the reference number EB-2017-0051

Ontario Energy Board
P.O. Box 2319
2300 Yonge Street, 27th Floor
Toronto ON M4P 1E4
Attn: Ms. Kirsten Walli, Board Secretary