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New time-of-use rates as of November 1, 2014 

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Time-of-Use (TOU) rates work together with your smart meter. With TOU rates, you pay according to the time of day you use electricity. So it’s important to manage how much electricity you use and when you use it.

The Ontario Energy Board has announced new electricity prices effective May 1, 2015.




11 a.m. – 5 P.M.



a.m. – 11 A.m.
5 P.M. – 7 P.M.



7 p.m. – 7 a.m.
All day weekends and statutory holidays

  Download printable PDF of current rates
  2015 Holiday Schedule for Time-of-Use Rates

TOU summer hours

May 1, 2015 to October 31, 2015

In the summer, we traditionally have just one peak period in the middle of the day between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. This is mainly due to air conditioning use during the hottest hours of the day 


Please note: the red and yellow hours change from winter to summer. Winter hours start November 1.

Learn more about TOU Pricing

For detailed information on current TOU pricing, visit the Ontario Energy Board. To learn more about Smart Meters and TOU rates visit Smart Meters Ontario or the Independent Electricity System Operator.

Prices shown here only reflect the electricity or commodity cost on your bill. They do not include delivery, regulatory or other charges as those are based on your consumption or are a fixed cost, and do not reflect the time of use. Electricity prices change every six months (May and November). You can visit the Ontario Energy Board for current pricing details.



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