OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa is proud to announce it has
been honoured as a finalist in the 2013 Ontario Minister's Awards for
Apprenticeship Training for its support of apprenticeship programs and
commitment to continuous learning.
The Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities congratulated Hydro
Ottawa as one of four finalists in the Eastern region at the
Apprenticeship Employer Recognition Dinner in Cornwall, Ontario, on
"Our continued success is predicated on a highly skilled, engaged and
sustained workforce," says Hydro Ottawa President and Chief Executive
Officer Bryce Conrad. "Providing apprentices with leading safety and
trades training that is celebrated for its excellence fosters the
development of critical talent within our organization and our
The awards, now in their 10th year, celebrate employers that show leadership in training apprentices,
support the apprenticeship training system, and promote careers in the
About Hydro Ottawa
Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc. (Hydro Ottawa) owns and operates two
subsidiary companies, Hydro Ottawa Limited and Energy Ottawa Inc.
Hydro Ottawa Limited is the third largest municipally owned electrical
utility in Ontario serving more than 310,000 customers in the City of
Ottawa and the Village of Casselman. Energy Ottawa Inc., Ottawa's
largest producer of green power, generates renewable energy and
provides commercial energy management services.
SOURCE: Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc.
For further information:
Supervisor, Media and Public Affairs
Hydro Ottawa Tel: 613-738-5499 ext. 145