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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, 2014.




11 a.m. – 5 p.m.



7-11 a.m. and 5 – 7 p.m.



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

  Download printable PDF of current rates
  2014 Holiday Schedule for Time-of-Use Rates

TOU summer hours

May 1, 2014 to October 31, 2014


The summer price period gives us two Mid-Peak times. Control your costs by shifting as much of your electricity usage to the lowest-priced Off-Peak hours – weekdays after 7 p.m., all-day weekends and statutory holidays.

Please note: the red and yellow hours change from winter to summer. Summer hours start May 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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