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Happy Holidays from Erie Thames Powerlines!

Erie Thames Powerlines would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season and all the best for 2017! Employee Fundraising The employees at Erie Thames Powerlines and ERTH Corporation joined forces to give back to our community this holiday season. Each year we select a different community within our service territory to support. As a… Read more »

Holiday Electrical Safety

‘Tis the season for holiday decorating! Many favourite decorations involve lights and electricity, so it is very important that they are installed properly to ensure the safety of you and your loved ones. The Electrical Safety Authority has a ton of electrical safety tips. Check out their short video below. Holiday Lighting Safety Tips Only use indoor… Read more »

Scheduled Power Interruption for Tavistock – November 27, 2016

Tavistock Power Outage November 27 2016

There will be a scheduled power interruption on Sunday, November 27, 2016, between the hours of 12:01 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. in the Village of Tavistock. This power interruption is necessary to allow us to make improvements to the electrical supply system. Not all customers in Tavistock will be affected. Only those located in the… Read more »

No Change to Electricity Prices, but Winter Time-of-Use Hours Begin November 1

The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) has announced that it is holding the line on the prices most Ontario households and small business customers pay for electricity. The decision means that commodity prices for residential and small business customers on the Regulated Price Plan (RPP) plan will remain unchanged through April 30, 2017. This is shown… Read more »

2017 OEB Rate Application

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Erie Thames Powerlines has filed an application with the Ontario Energy Board for its 2017 rates. Click here for more information. 

No Change to Electricity Prices, but Winter Time-of-Use Hours Begin November 1

The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) has announced that it is holding the line on the prices most Ontario households and small business customers pay for electricity. The decision means that commodity prices for residential and small business customers on the Regulated Price Plan (RPP) plan will remain unchanged through April 30, 2017. This is shown… Read more »

Potential Postal Disruption’s Impact on Your Erie Thames Powerlines Bill

Erie Thames Powerlines is recommending customers review their billing and payment options to avoid any impact of a strike at Canada Post. The Canadian Union of Postal Workers will be in a legal position to strike as of August 28, 2016. In the event of a service disruption, customers who currently receive or pay their… Read more »

Introducing Chris White, New CEO at ERTH

ERTH Corporation’s Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Chris White to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Chris assumed the role effective July 1, 2016 and has succeeded Jeff Pettit’s 24 years of dedicated service to ERTH Corporation. Jeff Pettit has been the company’s founder and chief executive officer since August 2000. He joined… Read more »

Scheduled Power Interruption – Norwich

Please be advised that a scheduled temporary power interruption will affect customers in the Town of Norwich on Thursday, June 30, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. This is for necessary upgrades to our system. The affected area includes: Carman, Cayley, Delong, Marshall, Moore, Pollard, and Tompkins Streets. As a reminder, a power interruption may… Read more »