General Service < 50 kW customers who have a smart meter are charged Time-of-Use rates for their electricity.
The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) has approved electricity distribution rate increases for Horizon Utilities Corporation's business customers. These rates were implemented on May 1, 2012.
Rate Structure as of May 1, 2012
Electricity Non-Time-of-Use and Time-of-Use rates are set by the Ontario Energy Board on May 1 and November 1 of each year. These rates are changed to reflect changes in the cost of electricity.
Electricity Used - 250,000 kWh or less annually
|Conservation Block - first 750 kWh
|Conservation Block - over conservation block
|Transmission Charge Connection
|Transmission Charge Network
|Variable Distribution Charge - Non-RPP
|Variable Distribution Charge - RPP
|Fixed Distribution Charge
|Regulatory Charge - Non-Competitive Charges
|Regulatory Charge - Administration Charge
|Debt Retirement Charge - Hamilton
|Debt Retirement Charge - St. Catharines
Note: Debt Retirement Charge & Local Distribution Charge are not multiplied by the 4.07% "Adjustment Factor".