More Transparent Electricity Bills Coming to Ontario Households
October 30, 2019
Effective November 1, 2019, electricity bills will show the true cost of power and will include the new Ontario Electricity Rebate.
Previously, residential, farm and most small business electricity consumers received a reduction on their bill that was built into the price of electricity. This meant that you could not see the amount of the reduction or the true cost of electricity.
Starting November 1, 2019, the built-in reduction and the previous 8% rebate are being replaced with the Ontario Electricity Rebate (OER). This will allow you to see the true cost of electricity on your bill and the full value of your OER, if you are eligible for it. Learn more…