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Valid May 1, 2017 to October 31, 2017

Past Residential Rates | Business Rates

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Electricity Costs

All eligible customers are on the Time of Use Regulated Price Plan*

These rates are set at the Provincial level by the Ontario Energy Board twice yearly: May 1 and November 1.

OFF peak $ 0.077 / kWh
MID peak $ 0.113 / kWh
ON peak $ 0.157 / kWh

 *If you are buying from an electricity retailer, you are not on the regulated price plan. You are paying your contract price plus the Global Adjustment.

 Learn more about the global adjustment

Other Provincially Set Rates for those not on Time-Of-Use Pricing

Up to 600 kWh $ 0.091
More than 600 kWh $ 0.106

  All Thunder Bay Hydro residential customers are on Time-Of-Use Pricing


Price period for these lines effective May 1, 2016 - April 30, 2017

Network & Connection $ 0.0107 / kWh
Distribution Charge
-Regulated Price Plan customers
$ 0.0087 / kWh
Distribution Charge
-NON Regulated Price Plan customers
$ 0.0124 / kWh
Monthly Fixed Charge $ 16.03 / month

Regulatory Charges

Price period for these lines effective May 1, 2016 - April 30, 2017. Current Market Service Charge became effective January 1, 2017

Market Service Charge $ 0.0057 / kWh
Supply administration charge for customers who buy their electricity through Thunder Bay Hydro $ 0.25/month


Loss Adjustment Factor

Secondary metered customers < 5,000 kW    1.0342

*Please see the Glossary > Delivery Charges for more information about the Line Loss Adjustment.

Sentinel Lights

Sentinel Lights (Distribution + Rental) $ 25.35 monthly + HST

Thunder Bay Hydro's Board Approved Tariff of Rates and Charges EB-2015-0103 Effective May 1, 2016

Thunder Bay Hydro's 2016 Rate Application EB-2015-0103   

Thunder Bay Hydro's 2017 Rate Application EB-2016-0105  INTERIM RATE ORDER

Thunder Bay Hydro's 2017 Rate Application EB-2016-0105     


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