Waterloo North Hydro 2021 Rates

Waterloo North Hydro Inc.

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:

Residential (750 kWh) $0.70 per month
General Service less than 50 kW (2,000 kWh) $4.81 per month

Other customers may also be affected.

Waterloo North Hydro Inc. has also applied for approval to:

  • change four Specific Services Charges, related to providing reconnection at meter and reconnection at pole/transformer – during and after regular hours
  • establish new standby charges for the General Service 50 kW to 4,999 kW and Large Use customer classes
  • charge current and future General Service 50 kW to 4,999 kW and Large Use customers who have load displacement generation, on a gross load billing basis

It is important to review the application carefully to determine whether you may be affected by these changes.

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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.

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More about commenting and privacy
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Ontario Energy Board
P.O. Box 2319
2300 Yonge Street, 27th Floor
Toronto ON M4P 1E4
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