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Ottawa River Power Corporation

Ottawa River Power is proud to be your locally owned and operated electrical distributor. Providing you with a reliable source of electricity and a dependable presence in the communities in which we operate. Our staff is dedicated to providing great service with our customers best interest in mind.

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Latest News

Almonte Power Interruption – Wednesday, May 25

May 18, 2022

There is a planned outage taking place in Almonte on Wednesday, May 25th  between 8 AM and 10:30 AM, as ORPC crews are performing essential maintenance.

In the case of inclement weather, the outage will take place at the same time on Friday, May 27th.

Customers affected in the Mill Street area are:  26, 28, 30 and 34 Mill Street.

If you have any questions, please contact our office and someone will gladly assist.  We appreciate your patience and cooperation.

Pembroke Pole Testing – May 16, 2022

May 16, 2022

To our Pembroke Customers:

Beginning the week of May 16, Ottawa River Power will be conducting detailed pole assessments in Pembroke with the assistance of a third-party contractor.  The data collection gathered will become a vital part of our safety, maintenance and planning programs.  This program is expected to last for approximately 4-6 weeks.

Please be assured that the pole assessment work will not have any impact on the power to your home.  Our customers should not experience any power interruption during this time.

The name of the contractor conducting the work is “PoleCare International”.  You may see their vehicles and employees in your neighborhood while they are performing their inspections.

Should you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact our office and someone will gladly assist.

New Electricity Distribution Rates Effective May 1, 2022

Apr 29, 2022

On March 24th, 2022, the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) issued its Decision and Rate Order on an application filed by ORPC for approval to change its electricity distribution rates effective May 1, 2022.

For more details on the approval, please visit Regulatory/Applications

For details on the specific rates, please visit My Home/Rates & Charges

If you have any questions regarding the application and the new rates, please call our office and someone will gladly assist.

Almonte Pole Testing – May 2, 2022

Apr 20, 2022

To our Almonte Customers:

Beginning the week of May 2, Ottawa River Power will be conducting detailed pole assessments in Almonte with the assistance of a third-party contractor. The data collection gathered will become a vital part of our safety, maintenance and planning programs. This program is expected to last for approximately 4-6 weeks.

Please be assured that the pole assessment work will not have any impact on the power to your home. Our customers should not experience any power interruption during this time.

The name of the contractor conducting the work is “PoleCare International”. You may see their vehicles and employees in your neighborhood while they are performing their inspections.

Should you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact our office and someone will gladly assist.

Contact Us

Pembroke Office

Ottawa River Power Corporation
283 Pembroke Street West,
P.O. Box 1087
Pembroke, Ontario K8A 6Y6

Phone: 613-732-3687

Toll Free: 1-877-332-3316

Fax: 613-732-8199

8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)

Emergency After Hours Contact
613-735-0014

Almonte Office

Ottawa River Power Corporation
12B Mill Street,
P.O. Box 179
Almonte, Ontario K0A 1A0

Phone: 613-256-3722

Toll Free: 1-888-405-5666

Fax: 613-256-3994

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)

Emergency After Hours Contact
613-256-3191

General Inquiries

[email protected]