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GRE&T Centre’s Advisory Committee

Alectra Utilities is laying the foundation today for the smart and green cities of tomorrow, with the launch of its new Green Energy & Technology (GRE&T) Centre located in Guelph, and bolstered by leadership from a forward-looking inaugural Advisory Committee. The Committee’s membership was announced today by Alectra’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Brian Bentz.…

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Alectra provides funding for Outward Bound to offer leadership adventure programming to underserved youth in Hamilton

Alectra Inc. is providing $75,000 over a three-year period to Outward Bound Canada for the expansion of its Urban Adventure Program for Underserved Youth into the Hamilton area. This initiative is part of the company’s AlectraCARES Community Support Program. Planned activities that will be funded by Alectra’s investment include: An afterschool program offered through the…

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Alectra Utilities receives international Smart 50 Award

Smart 50 Awards, in partnership with Smart Cities Connect, Smart Cities Connect Foundation and US Ignite, has recognized Alectra Utilities’ Advantage Power Pricing program – an innovative electricity pricing plan pilot — as among the most transformative and influential smart cities projects in the world. The Advantage Power Pricing pilot, approved and funded by the…

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Alectra Utilities Seeking Customer Input on Future Infrastructure Investments

Alectra Utilities is seeking direct input from customers in developing its infrastructure investment plan for 2020 to 2024. This plan will determine what and where investments will be made in equipment and infrastructure for a sustainable, forward-thinking and modern distribution system, the services Alectra will provide, and the rates that customers will pay. The Ontario…

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Alectra Completes Private Placement Offering

ALECTRA COMPLETES PRIVATE PLACEMENT OFFERING OF $200 MILLION aggregate principal amount of 3.458% Series 2019-1 Senior Unsecured Debentures due 2049  NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES Mississauga, Ontario – Alectra Inc. (“Alectra” or the “Corporation”) announced today that it has closed its private placement offering of C$200 million aggregate principal amount of 3.458% Series…

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Imagine Canada designates Alectra Inc. a Caring Company

Alectra Inc. is the first electricity utility in Ontario to be awarded the Caring Company designation by Imagine Canada. Alectra earned this designation as a result of its alectraCARES community support program which invests in non-profit organizations and initiatives that span the 17 communities in its service territory. Alectra also encourages its employees to volunteer…

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Alectra customers saved enough electricity to take 36,000 homes off the grid for one year

Alectra Utilities encourages individuals and businesses in our service territory to conserve electricity, not only during Earth Hour (March 30, 8:30-9:30 p.m.), but all year round. In 2018, Alectra Utilities’ Conservation and Demand Management team assisted homeowners and businesses in the following communities in reducing electricity consumption by 326,507,648 kWh, which is equivalent to taking…

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SPARK POWER TO HOST INAUGURAL FUTURE OF POWER EVENT

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO – Spark Power Corp. (TSX: SPG, SPG.WT), and Premier Sponsors, Alectra Inc., and ABB, announce the launch of the inaugural Future of Power event to take place on April 9, 2019, at Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto, Ontario. “Spark Power is proud to host this future-forward event with our Premier Sponsors, Alectra and…

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Alectra Utilities advises customers to be prepared for potential outages in wake of extreme winds

Alectra Utilities advises customers to be prepared for potential outages in wake of extreme winds Mississauga – A special weather statement has been issued for Alectra Utilities’ service territory. Strong southwesterly wind gusts could reach 110 km/h Sunday afternoon into early evening. These potentially strong gusts could cause damage to powerlines. Areas with trees located…

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