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Alectra’s ‘Dig Safe’ campaign reminds customers to “call before you dig”

April 12, 2019

Alectra Utilities is partnering with the Ontario Regional Common Ground Alliance (ORCGA) for the annual Dig Safe campaign to raise awareness of the potential dangers of digging into underground power and gas lines. April marks the beginning of spring, a time when many people begin yard work and outdoor projects. Alectra is reminding everyone to…

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Alectra Utilities Seeking Customer Input on Future Infrastructure Investments

April 11, 2019

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

April 11, 2019

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

April 10, 2019

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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April is Dig Safe Month

April 5, 2019

Spring is finally here and we know you can’t wait to get started on those outdoor projects you’ve been planning all winter! But before you break out your shovel, remember, although you can’t see them, there could be electrical cables and/or gas lines running below the ground on your property. Do you dig? Be safe.…

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

March 28, 2019

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

March 7, 2019

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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What does International Women’s Day (IWD) mean to you?

March 6, 2019

In celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD) at Alectra, two women from the Diversity & Inclusion committee, Indy Butany-DeSouza and Alona Andronikova are opening up on what IWD means to them, and how we can continue to support the #BalanceforBetter initiative.   What does International Women’s Day (IWD) mean to you and Alectra? Indy: International…

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

February 24, 2019

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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Technology-driven disruption in the energy space: how Distributed Energy Resources are driving change

February 13, 2019

Much like in other market segments, technology and changing customer preferences are driving a revolution in the utility sector. Alectra has quickly emerged as an industry leader by embracing these rapid changes and sector disruption, and integrating them into the core of our business. As consumers continue to leverage the positive and transformative effects of…

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