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Planned Outage in Village of Beachburg

May 28, 2024

Ottawa River Power Corporation (ORPC) wishes to inform its customers in the Village of Beachburg of a scheduled power outage on Sunday, June 2nd, from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. ORPC was notified by Hydro One on May 28th that an outage will take place affecting all customers in the village, as well as some… Continue reading Planned Outage in Village of Beachburg

Summer Electricity Price Plans – Starting May 1, 2024

May 1, 2024

Friendly reminders to our Time-of-Use and Tiered customers that summer electricity price plans are in effect starting May 1, and will continue until October 31! To learn more about your choice in price plans, visit: www.oeb.ca/choice or visit our Customer Choice – Regulated Price Plans page.… Continue reading Summer Electricity Price Plans – Starting May 1, 2024

Scam Alert!

February 5, 2024

Scam Alert! Read the full news article here: Area residents targeted by scammers claiming to be with Ontario Energy Board | Pembroke Observer… Continue reading Scam Alert!

Notice of a Rate Hearing

December 1, 2023

Ottawa River Power Corporation has applied to change its electricity distribution rates, effective May 1, 2024. For more information, please visit our Applications page.… Continue reading Notice of a Rate Hearing

Winter Rates – Starting November 1, 2023

October 31, 2023

The winter hours for our Time-of-Use customers begins Wednesday, November 1, 2023. Please note, the rates will change effective November 1, 2023. Information about current prices and electricity rates can be found on the following link: Electricity Rates. For further information, please visit our Customer Choice – Regulated Price Plans page.… Continue reading Winter Rates – Starting November 1, 2023

Beachburg and Killaloe Pole Testing – May 2023

May 15, 2023

To our Beachburg and Killaloe Customers: Beginning the week of May 23rd, 2023, Ottawa River Power will be conducting detailed pole assessments in Beachburg and Killaloe 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… Continue reading Beachburg and Killaloe Pole Testing – May 2023

Application for 2023 Rates

November 30, 2022

Ottawa River Power submitted its 2023 Price Cap IR application on November 16, 2022 to the Ontario Energy Board (OEB). The OEB has commenced processing the application and has assigned it file number EB-2022-0058. For more information please visit our Applications Page.… Continue reading Application for 2023 Rates

November 1, 2022 – Electricity Prices and Ontario Electricity Rebate

October 31, 2022

The Ontario Energy Board has set the prices for Time-of-Use, the Tiered price plan, as well as the kilowatt-hour thresholds.  These reduced rates will be in effect for November 1, 2022. For customers billed under Time of Use, the Off-peak rate drops 0.8 cents per kilowatt hour.  Mid-peak has also decreased by 1.1 cents per… Continue reading November 1, 2022 – Electricity Prices and Ontario Electricity Rebate

“Don’t be Afraid to Say No” – Energy Scam Awareness Campaign

April 11, 2022

“Don’t be Afraid to Say No” – Energy Scam Awareness Campaign The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) and the Ontario Ministry of Energy are working together to protect consumers against scams. Frauds are being committed through phone calls, texts, emails, social media ads and unexpected home visits.  Operators are using aggressive tactics and targeting vulnerable populations,… Continue reading “Don’t be Afraid to Say No” – Energy Scam Awareness Campaign

Beware of Potential Scams

March 17, 2022

Our customers are receiving phone calls regarding rebates on their hydro bill. Ottawa River Power does not provide nor offer any rebates to our customers. There are assistance programs available to our customers; they are as follows: • Ontario Electricity Support Program (delivered by the Ontario Energy Board) • Low-income Energy Assistance Program (delivered by… Continue reading Beware of Potential Scams