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Welcome to Eastern Ontario Power

 

We proudly and safely distribute electricity to over 3,500 customers in the Gananoque area. Canadian Niagara Power Inc. ("Eastern Ontario Power") is also responsible for the maintenance of the local electricity distribution system.

Our website provides you with access to a broad range of information, whether you are a residential or commercial customer. With a long history of serving our communities, Eastern Ontario Power takes great pride in providing professional service and competitive rates to our customers.

If you are unable to find the information you require within our website, or have further questions, please contact us at our Customer Service Centre at 613.382.2118. You can also reach our team of customer service representatives by completing our online contact form.

 

Recent News & Media

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO LANDLORD’S & PROPERTY MANAGER’S

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Effective September 1, 2011, Eastern Ontario Power will disconnect electrical service to rental properties upon move out of a tenant, if a new occupant account has not been established.  This disconnection will be processed automatically if we do not have your signed “Landlord Consent for Service Connection” form on file.
 
Landlord’s/Property Manager’s wishing to avoid disconnection of electrical service to rental properties need to contact our office to arrange transfer of the electricity service account into their names at or before change of occupancy.
 
Please note that disconnected services may require an Electrical Safety Authority inspection at the expense of the Landlord/Property Manager.  A reconnection fee will apply once service is restored.  Eastern Ontario Power assumes no responsibility for any loss or damage to property resulting from the disconnection of electrical service.
 

Time-of-Use Updates

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Time-of-Use rates will be implemented in your area by early 2012. In preparation, Eastern Ontario Power is currently switching all customers over to calendar billing. What does this mean and how will it affect you?
 
  • With calendar billing, your bill will include your consumption from the first day of the month to the last day of the month
  • It will now be easier to track your monthly energy usage
  • During the transition, you may notice a temporary fluctuation in the number of days billed on your invoice
  • This change will happen over a few invoices
 

Food Bank

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Food Bank(Far right) Mike Pescod, Regional Manager, Eastern Ontario Power, and Lise Snider, Customer Service Supervisor, Eastern Ontario Power, presented a cheque for $3,500 to the Gananoque Food Bank to go towards energy efficient appliances, such as these new fridges. Audrey Jackson, food co-ordinator, and Cliff Weir represented the Food Bank, and Gananoque Mayor Erika Demchuk (far left) was also in attendance.
 

Eastern Ontario Power Lights Up Gananoque

Friday, October 2, 2009

Eastern Ontario Power Lights Up GananoqueOctober 2, 2009 (Gananoque, Ontario) – Eastern Ontario Power (“EOP”) announced today that it is making a $10,000 donation to the Town of Gananoque’s King Street Lighting Beautification project.
 
“With this donation, EOP is helping provide energy efficient lighting to this project promoting the need for energy conservation, and thereby saving energy costs for the Town and reducing their carbon footprint.  Through this and other energy conservation initiatives offered, the Company is dedicated to providing various conservation programs to all sectors of the community,” said Michael Pescod, Regional Manager.
 
“The Town is very pleased and grateful that EOP has recognized our efforts to reduce our energy use with our new street lighting on King Street West.  This funding commitment is another example of EOP’s willingness to partner with the Town to help achieve a more sustainable community”, said Jim Garrah, Mayor of the Town of Gananoque.

As an advocate of responsible energy usage, EOP encourages customers to consider conservation measures such as changing to energy efficient lighting, installing programmable thermostats, weather-stripping doors and windows, and take advantage of the energy conservation programs offered by the Ontario Power Authority in conjunction with the Conservation Bureau.

Eastern Ontario Power is a division of Canadian Niagara Power Inc. which is a wholly owned subsidiary of FortisOntario Inc.  FortisOntario Inc. is headquartered in Fort Erie and has operations in electricity distribution and transmission and serves approximately 52,000 customers primarily located in Fort Erie, Port Colborne, Cornwall and Gananoque, Ontario and meets a peak demand of 256 MW.  FortisOntario is 100% owned by Fortis Inc. of St. John’s, Newfoundland.  For more information on FortisOntario, please visit the corporate website at www.fortisontario.com.

 
For further information contact:
Michael Pescod
Manager, Eastern Region
FortisOntario Inc. (613) 382-2118, extension 4228

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