Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc.

 About Hydro Ottawa

Hydro Ottawa delivers electricity to more than 328,000 homes and businesses in Ottawa and Casselman. For 100 years, Hydro Ottawa has reliably supplied its customers with power, building and investing in the local electric grid. Proudly municipally owned, Hydro Ottawa contributes to the well-being of the community we serve. Its innovative services help customers manage their account and energy use.

About Energy Ottawa

Energy Ottawa is a diversified and innovative energy company. It is the largest municipally owned producer of green power in Ontario, with hydroelectric, solar, and landfill gas-to-energy generating facilities. Its energy services group offers a wide range of energy management services for commercial customers. Its infrastructure management services include cable testing, power quality monitoring and engineering solutions. Energy Ottawa Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc. 

Locations:
Ottawa, Ontario | www.hydroottawa.com
Industries:
Utilities|Financial Services|Oil and Gas|Environmental Products & Services
Headcount:
650
Contact Information:
Rebecca Hickey
Supervisor, Media & Public Affairs
rebeccahickey@hydroottawa.com
Tel: 613-738-5499 ext. 2345
Twitter: @hydroottawa / @energyottawa

Latest

May 15, 2019, 09:00 ET Shaping the future of the electricity grid through micro-generation

OTTAWA, May 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Canadian Electricity Association recognized Hydro Ottawa Ltd.'s MiGen Transactive Grid at its Centre of Excellence on The Hill conference. Originally launched...


Apr 23, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Hydro Ottawa and CHEO to announce total from the Go Paperless Campaign

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Tomorrow, Hydro Ottawa and CHEO will announce the grand total of the funds raised during the 2018 Save Paper for What Matters, Go Paperless Campaign. From July 3 to...


Apr 16, 2019, 13:28 ET Hydro Ottawa's emphasis on sustainable best practices has earned it a spot on Canada's Greenest Employers List

OTTAWA, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Thanks to its focus on sustainability, Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc. has once again been selected as one of Canada's Greenest Employers. Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc. owns and...


Mar 11, 2019, 11:29 ET Hydro Ottawa warns of text scam targeting customers

OTTAWA, March 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa has received numerous reports over the last week from customers receiving suspicious text messages claiming to be the utility. These texts are not from...


Mar 01, 2019, 12:06 ET Inclusion has become a part of the everyday at Hydro Ottawa

OTTAWA, March 1, 2019 /CNW/ - As a customer-centric organization, Hydro Ottawa knows that it is important to represent the communities it serves. That's just one of the reasons why the company...


Jan 30, 2019, 10:53 ET Hydro Ottawa's investment in employees results in recognition as a Top Employer

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa continues to be recognized as one of the National Capital Region's Top Employers, earning a spot on the coveted list for the eleventh straight year. By...


Jan 21, 2019, 13:27 ET Hydro Ottawa recognized as Top Employer for Young People

OTTAWA, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - For the sixth consecutive year, Hydro Ottawa has been named one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People, a testament to the company's commitment to attract and engage ...


Sep 24, 2018, 14:03 ET 165,000 customers restored as Hydro Ottawa crews, assisted by contractors and Alectra Utilities make significant progress

OTTAWA, Sept. 24, 2018 /CNW/ - As of 11:00 a.m. Monday, Hydro Ottawa has restored power to more than 165,000 customers throughout its service territory. An estimated 3,570 customers remain without...


Sep 22, 2018, 13:25 ET Hydro Ottawa crews face extensive damage to power grid after devastating storm

OTTAWA, Sept. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa crews, contractors and utility partners are working 24/7 to restore power to more than 137,000 customers. The tornado, high winds and thunderstorms that...


Sep 21, 2018, 21:26 ET Tornado, heavy winds cause widespread power outages across Ottawa

OTTAWA, Sept. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - A devastating storm that caused a tornado, heavy winds and lightning across Ottawa has left about one third of Ottawa without power. Hydro Ottawa crews are working to...


Sep 12, 2018, 12:34 ET Hydro Ottawa employees en route to United States in anticipation of Hurricane Florence

OTTAWA, Sept. 12, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - A crew of 14 Hydro Ottawa employees have said goodbye to family members, and are now heading to North Carolina in anticipation of Hurricane Florence. They are...


Aug 16, 2018, 09:00 ET Hydro Ottawa powers fun for eighteenth year at Special Needs Day at the Capital Fair

OTTAWA, Aug. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, Hydro Ottawa hosts its 18th Special Needs Day at the Capital Fair. Approximately 1,400 children and adults with developmental and/or physical disabilities and...


Aug 14, 2018, 12:32 ET Media Advisory - Eighteen years and going strong for accessible day at Capital Fair

OTTAWA, Aug. 14, 2018 /CNW/ - On Thursday, August 16, 1,400 children and adults with developmental and/or physical disabilities and their caregivers will share priceless memories at the Capital Fair. ...


Aug 13, 2018, 15:38 ET Hydro Ottawa warns of scam targeting small businesses

OTTAWA, Aug. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa received multiple reports today of suspicious callers posing to be utility representatives. These calls are not from Hydro Ottawa, and are fraudulent....


Jul 05, 2018, 09:00 ET Save paper for what matters! Hydro Ottawa teams up with CHEO

OTTAWA, July 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Understanding that children's drawings and other works of art are cherished keepsakes for many parents, Hydro Ottawa hopes to encourage its customers to sign up for...


Jun 27, 2018, 10:00 ET Hydro Ottawa releases 2017 Annual Report

OTTAWA, June 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc. today released its 2017 Annual Report, which showcases the company's strong performance and celebrates the completion of its Chaudière Falls...


Jun 01, 2018, 15:02 ET Media Advisory - Old meets new as Chaudière Falls opens its doors

OTTAWA, June 1, 2018 /CNW/ - Media are invited to come explore the newly opened hydroelectric generating station at Chaudière Falls this weekend, June 2 and 3, as a part of Doors Open Ottawa. For the ...


May 31, 2018, 13:01 ET Introducing Envari: Offering energy solutions for cities, businesses and utilities

OTTAWA, May 31, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities conference in Halifax, Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc. unveiled its new brand, Envari. Envari unites Energy Ottawa's energy...


May 05, 2018, 08:56 ET High winds cause dozens of power outages across Ottawa

OTTAWA, May 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa crews continue to restore power after Friday's high winds downed trees and damaged hydro poles. At this time, 9,000 customers remain without power in 120...


Apr 24, 2018, 11:00 ET Hydro Ottawa and FLO to pilot residential charging stations in Ottawa

OTTAWA, April 24, 2018 /CNW/ - At the EV/VE 2018 Conference and Trade Show in Ottawa today, Hydro Ottawa announced a partnership with Canada's largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network provider, ...


Apr 19, 2018, 12:06 ET Growing its renewable generation distinguishes Hydro Ottawa as one of Canada's Greenest Employers

OTTAWA, April 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa is proud to announce its selection as one of Canada's Greenest Employers; making it the seventh time the company has won the award. In 2017, the company...


Apr 17, 2018, 08:11 ET Power outages remain for 1,743 customers

OTTAWA, April 17, 2018 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa crews have been working around the clock to restore power to customers in multiple areas across the city. As of 7 a.m., the majority of customers have been ...


Apr 16, 2018, 17:32 ET Hydro Ottawa crews continue to restore power after ice storm

OTTAWA, April 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Heavy freezing rain caused power outages for 72,850 homes and businesses today. Ice build-up broke dozens of hydro poles, weakened trees and fell branches. As of 4:20 p....


Apr 16, 2018, 15:19 ET Media Advisory - Hydro Ottawa to host news conference about ongoing power outages

OTTAWA, April 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Heavy freezing rain has downed trees and damaged hydro poles, leaving 30,000 customers without power. Joseph Muglia, Hydro Ottawa's Director, Distribution Operations,...


Apr 16, 2018, 11:47 ET Freezing rain causes dozens of power outages across Ottawa

OTTAWA, April 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Heavy freezing rain has downed trees and damaged hydro poles, causing more than 90 power outages across Hydro Ottawa's service territory. Crews are working to restore...