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ERTH Power Receives Innovation Excellence Award

ERTH staff members accept the Innovation Excellence award on stage at the EDA Annual Awards Gala

ERTH Power recognized by the Electricity Distributors Association and Independent Electricity System Operator for its Green Button® solution Ingersoll, ON – ERTH Power Corporation on Monday was recognized with the Innovation Excellence Award at the Electricity Distributors Association (EDA) annual awards gala in Toronto, Ontario. The award, sponsored by the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO), Read More »

Ice, Ice Baby: How an Ice Storm Causes Power Outages

ice accumulation on power lines

Over the past two weeks, Southwestern Ontario has seen a wide range of weather, from high winds and drastic temperature changes to freezing rain and snow precipitation. For electricity distributors and transmission companies, ice storms pose one of the highest levels of risk. Ice storms can cause significant damage to critical feeder lines that carry Read More »

Minister Smith and ERTH Power Launch Green Button to Help Local Energy Customers Save Money   

ERTH Power Green Button launch with Minister Smith

Province gives families and businesses more control over electricity and natural gas bills Mount Elgin, ON – Energy Minister Todd Smith today joined ERTH Power to launch the new Green Button data that will allow families and businesses across Oxford, Elgin, Perth and Huron counties to track and control their energy use and save money Read More »

Assurance of Voluntary Compliance

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Dear Customers, ERTH Power Corporation is committed to providing safe and reliable electricity to the communities we serve. The trusted relationship we have with our customers is a top priority. As such, I am informing our customers of an error in the calculation of their fixed monthly charge, which resulted in overbilling. Billing accuracy has Read More »

New Time-of-Use and Tiered Pricing Effective November 1, 2022

Winter 2022 Time of Use pricing chart

On November 1, 2022, Time-of-Use (TOU) and Tiered prices for residential and small business customers under the Ontario Energy Board’s (OEB) Regulated Price Plan (RPP) will decrease. The winter Time-of-Use (TOU) hours and the change in the Tier threshold for residential customers on Tiered pricing will take effect November 1 as usual and remain in Read More »

Ontario’s System-Wide Electricity Supply Mix: 2021 Data

Infographic outlining Ontario's electricity supply mix

Electricity Retailing – Disclosure to Consumers, O. Reg. 416/99, requires retailers to disclose to consumers the Ontario system-wide electricity supply mix in the manner established by the Ontario Energy Board (OEB). The OEB’s Directive for the Disclosure of Information to Consumers by Electricity Retailers under Ontario Regulation 416/99 prescribes the manner and timing requirements for Read More »

ERTH Power Corporation 2021 Scorecard

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ERTH Power has released its 2021 Electricity Distributor Scorecard, which tracks our results across performance measures set our by the Ontario Energy Board, including: Service quality Customer satisfaction Safety System reliability Asset management Cost control Connection of renewable generation Financial performance If you have questions, comments or need help reading the scorecard, please contact our Read More »

Planned Outage for Port Stanley on September 11, 2022

ERTH Power Planned Power Outage Notice

ERTH Power has been notified by Hydro One of a 90-minute area-wide planned power outage that will affect ERTH Power customers in Port Stanley on Sunday, September 11th at 6:00am so Hydro One crews can safely perform critical work at the Edgeware Transmission Station. The power outage will take place on Sunday, September 11 from 6:00 Read More »