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Planned Power Interruption – Mitchell

A temporary power interruption will take place in Mitchell on Thursday, March 7th from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM in order to make improvements to the electricity supply system.  We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.  Calls will be made to those customers affected by this interruption.

Goderich Hydro and ERTH Power Merger – Frequently Asked Questions

On January 8, 2019, West Coast Huron Energy (Goderich Hydro) and ERTH Power Corporation merged.  Goderich Hydro customers will continue to receive a bill under the Goderich Hydro brand until the March billing.  The merger was approved by the Ontario Energy Board through a rigorous public application process. Click here for some frequently asked questions… Read more »

ERTH Power to Merge with West Coast Huron Energy

MERGER BETWEEN ERTH POWER CORPORATION AND GODERICH HYDRO IS NOW COMPLETE  Ingersoll/Goderich, ON January 11, 2019 — The Ontario Energy Board (“OEB”) have put their final stamp of approval on the merger between ERTH Power Corporation (“ERTH”), formerly Erie Thames Powerlines Corporation, and West Coast Huron Energy Inc. (“Goderich Hydro”).  The transaction will result in… Read more »

Power Interruption – Aylmer – Dec 19, 2018

A planned power interruption is scheduled in Aylmer on Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018 from 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM. See map of areas affected by the outage.

Consumer Alert: Consumers warned against apparent energy rebate scam

The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) is warning consumers to beware of people calling or visiting homes claiming to offer rebates on energy bills. Renfrew-area residents report receiving calls and door-to-door visits from people wanting to talk about the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP). Residents of the Halton Hills area report receiving calls from someone claiming… Read more »

Contest – Sign up for eBilling and Win $200 Account Credit

Sign up for eBilling, follow us on twitter @erthcorp and Retweet our contest and you’ll be entered into a draw for a $200.00 Hydro Credit.  Click here for contest rules Contest ends at 11:59 PM on November 30, 2018

Scheduled Power Interruption – Beachville – November 4, 2018

In an effort to continue to improve our distribution system, a power interruption has been schedule in Beachville for Sunday, November 4th, 2018 from 1:00 AM – 9:00 AM.   See the attached map for areas affected by this outage. NOTE:  Daylight Savings Time change occurs at 2:00 AM on November 4th.  Total outage will be… Read more »

Ontario’s Electricity Supply Mix – 2017

In Ontario, electricity is produced from a number of sources. The Electricity Supply Mix is the combination of electricity consumed in Ontario in 2017 inclusive of both transmission and distribution-connected/embedded generation (Ontario Ministry of Energy).* Electricity Supply Mix: 2017 Data       Note: Figures may not add to 100% due to rounding. For a… Read more »

2017 Scorecard published by the OEB

The OEB has published the 2017 Scorecards of Electricity Distributors. The scorecard measures how well Ontario’s electricity distributors are performing each year.  Erie Thames Powerlines’ scoring can be viewed by clicking here.