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Posez à Alexa d’Amazon ou à l’Assistant Google Home des questions grâce à la fonctionnalité pour haut-parleurs intelligents d’Hydro Ottawa.

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Soyez prudent. Évitez les accidents

Les accidents et les blessures reliées à l’électricité peuvent se produire d’étonnantes façons. Prudence!

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Media & News

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July 19, 2022
According to the U.S. Department of Energy, electric vehicles were invented nearly 200 years ago.…
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Most of us have spent the last few years connected to the grid. We’ve been working and learning…
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July 13, 2022
The derecho that damaged our city’s electricity system in May was absolutely devastating to our…
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June 29, 2022
Storage, by definition, is the act of preserving something for future use. Charge now, use later.…

Stay Connected

If you need help paying electricity bills, we have several programs to help customers make ends meet. Learn more about options available to manage energy costs: Go to tweet →

New to Ottawa? To open an account with us, complete the Moving Form at least 10 business days prior to your move. It only takes a couple minutes. Go to tweet →

#Hiring The Station Electrician installs, repairs, and maintains electrical and mechanical plant in Hydro Ottawa stations, generation stations, buildings, structures, and property. Interested? Apply today: Go to tweet →

#FunFact One of the smallest hydro commissions created in Ontario was by old Richmond Hydro in 1928, when 56 residents subscribed to service. Back then, except for private generators, the area had no electricity. More on the history of hydroelectric: Go to tweet →


Our Annual Reports

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Annual Report 2021

Hydro Ottawa has released its 2021 Annual Report to its shareholder, the City of Ottawa, showcasing the company’s leadership in ensuring a smart energy future for our nation's capital.
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Strategic Direction 2021-2025

This 2021-2025 Strategic Direction provides an overview of Hydro Ottawa’s business strategy and financial projections for the next five years.
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National Capital Region’s Top Employers 2022
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Sustainable Electricity Company designation
Canada's Best Diversity Employers 2019
2022 Canada's Greenest Employers
2019 Canadian HR Awards Winner