Commercial Rates

ELECTRICITY RATES EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 1ST, 2019

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General Service less than 50kW (GS<50)
Rate Type $ Rate
Electricity – On-Peak $0.208 /kWh
Electricity – Mid-Peak $0.144 /kWh
Electricity – Off-Peak $0.101 /kWh
TOU Price PeriodsNOTE:  Rates are set by the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) and are subject to change every six months (May 1 & November 1). Electric charges are reduced on Small business bills by 31.8% (Ontario Electricity Rebate) for usage as of November 1, 2019. The rate is 8% for usage prior to November 1, 2019.
Service Charge $39.41 /month
Smart Metering Entity Charge $0.57 /month
Distribution Volumetric Rate $0.0117 /kWh
Rate Rider – Group 1 (until 4/30/20) $-0.0006 /kWh
Rate Rider – Group 2 (until 4/30/21) $0.0005 /kWh
Rate Rider – Global Adjustment (until 4/30/20) $-0.0018 /kWh
Rate Rider – LRAM VA $0.0005 /kWh
Transmission – Network Service Rate $0.0062 /kWh
Transmission – Line & Transformation $0.0016 /kWh
Regulatory – Wholesale Market Service $0.0030 /kWh
Regulatory – Capacity Based Recovery $0.0004 /kWh
Regulatory – Rural/Remote Rate Protection $0.0005 /kWh
Regulatory – Standard Supply Service $0.25 /month
General Service 50 to 4,999 kW (GS>50)
Rate Type $ Rate
Electricity Market Based
Global Adjustment Market Based
Service Charge $281.65 /month
Distribution Volumetric Rate $2.3574 /kW
Rate Rider – Group 1 (until 4/30/20) $-0.2179 /kW
Rate Rider – Group 2 (until 4/30/21) $0.2008 /kW
Rate Rider – Global Adjustment (until 4/30/20) $-0.0018 /kWh
Rate Rider – LRAM VA $0.1343 /kW
Transmission – Network Service (non-Interval) $2.5322 /kW
Transmission – Line & Transformation (non-Interval) $0.5327 /kW
Transmission – Network Service (Interval) $2.7367 /kW
Transmission – Line & Transformation (Interval) $1.2812 /kW
Regulatory – Wholesale Market Service $0.0030 /kWh
Regulatory – Capacity Based Recovery $0.0004 /kWh
Regulatory – Rural/Remote Rate Protection $0.0005 /kWh
Regulatory – Standard Supply Service $0.25 /month
General Service over 5,000 kW (GS>5000, or Large User)
Rate Type $ Rate
Electricity Market Based
Global Adjustment Market Based
Service Charge $3,692.18 /month
Distribution Volumetric Rate $2.3574 /kW
Rate Rider – Group 1 (until 4/30/20) $-0.2179 /kW
Rate Rider – Group 2 (until 4/30/21) $0.2008 /kW
Rate Rider – Global Adjustment (until 4/30/20) $-0.0018 /kWh
Transmission – Network Service $2.7367 /kW
Transmission – Line & Transformation $1.2812 /kW
Regulatory – Wholesale Market Service $0.0030 /kWh
Regulatory – Capacity Based Recovery $0.0004 /kWh
Regulatory – Rural/Remote Rate Protection $0.0005 /kWh
Regulatory – Standard Supply Service $0.25 /month
Unmetered Scattered Load Services
Rate Type $ Rate
Electricity Market Based
Global Adjustment Market Based
Service Charge $21.20 /month
Distribution Volumetric Rate $0.0054 /kWh
Rate Rider – Group 1 (until 4/30/20) $-0.0006 /kWh
Rate Rider – Group 2 (until 4/30/21) $0.0005 /kWh
Transmission – Network Service $0.0062 /kWh
Transmission – Line & Transformation $0.0016 /kWh
Regulatory – Wholesale Market Service $0.0030 /kWh
Regulatory – Capacity Based Recovery $0.0004 /kWh
Regulatory – Rural/Remote Rate Protection $0.0005 /kWh
Regulatory – Standard Supply Service $0.25 /month
Street Lighting
Rate Type $ Rate
Electricity Market Based
Global Adjustment Market Based
Service Charge $7.85 /month
Distribution Volumetric Rate $1.8891 /kW
Rate Rider – Group 1 (until 4/30/20) $-0.2009 /kW
Rate Rider – Group 2 (until 4/30/21) $0.1852 /kW
Rate Rider – Global Adjustment (until 4/30/20) $-0.0018 /kWh
Rate Rider – LRAM VA (until 4/30/21) $13.1960 /kW
Transmission – Network Service $1.9093 /kW
Transmission – Line & Transformation $0.4118 /kW
Regulatory – Wholesale Market Service $0.0030 /kWh
Regulatory – Capacity Based Recovery $0.0004 /kWh
Regulatory – Rural/Remote Rate Protection $0.0005 /kWh
Regulatory – Standard Supply Service $0.25 /month
Loss Factors
Total Loss Factor – Secondary Metered Customer < 5,000 kW 1.0373
Total Loss Factor – Secondary Metered Customer > 5,000 kW 1.0145
Total Loss Factor – Primary Metered Customer < 5,000 kW 1.0275
Total Loss Factor – Primary Metered Customer > 5,000 kW 1.0045

WATER RATES EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 1ST, 2019

WATER WASTEWATER
Meter Size (inches) Fixed Charge Meter Size (inches) Fixed Charge
up to 3/4 $24.51 up to 3/4 $27.10
1 $34.34 1 $37.94
1.5 $44.15 1.5 $48.78
2 $71.12 2 $77.47
3 $269.78 3 $298.10
4 $343.35 4 $379.41
6 $515.02 6 $569.11
8 $711.23 8 $785.91
10 $980.99 10 $1,084.02
Variable Rate $1.4969 per m3 Variable Rate $1.2663 per m3

SERVICE CHARGES

Effective May 1, 2014
As approved by the Ontario Energy Board
Monthly distribution and electricity rates will be shown on a Rates Card to be provided with customer bills. The Ontario Energy Board also approved the following charges:
CUSTOMER ADMINISTRATION
Arrears Certificate – Hydro $15.00
Arrears Certificate – Water (no HST) $15.00
Statement of Account $15.00
Pulling Post Dated Cheques $15.00
Duplicate Invoices for Previous Billing $15.00
Easement Letter $15.00
Account History $15.00
Credit Reference/Credit Check (plus credit agency costs) $15.00
Returned Cheque Charge $15.00
Charge to Certify Cheque $15.00
Account set up charge/change of occupancy charge (plus credit agency if applicable) $30.00
Special Meter Reads $30.00
Meter dispute charge plus Measurement Canada fees (if meter found correct) $190.00
GENERATION CHARGES
Monthly Charge for a microFIT Account $10.00
Monthly Charge for a FIT Account $39.41
NON-PAYMENT OF ACCOUNT
Late Payment – per month 1.5%
Late Payment – per annum 19.56%
Reconnect Charges at Meter – During Regular Hours $95.00
Reconnect Charges at Meter – After Regular Hours $320.00
Reconnect Charges at Pole – During Regular Hours $185.00
Reconnect Charges at Pole – After Regular Hours $610.00
TEMPORARY SERVICES
Temporary Service Install & Remove – Overhead – No transformer $500.00
Temporary Service Install & Remove – Underground – No Transformer $300.00
Temporary Service Install & Remove – Overhead – with Transformer $1,000.00
OTHER SERVICES
Service Call – Customer-owned Equipment – During Regular Hours $30.00
Service Call – Customer-owned Equipment – After Regular Hours $320.00
Specific Charge for Access to the Power Poles – per pole/year $185.00
Specific Charge for Bell Canada Access to the Power Poles – per pole/year $43.63

NOTE: Specific Charge for Bell Canada Access to the Power Poles is valid only until the existing joint-use agreement is terminated.

*7-7 demand charge is from 7:00:00 (am) to 19:00:00 (pm)

**ALL above charges are subject to HST (exception water arrears certificate)