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Learn how you can prepare before, during and after a storm.

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You may receive an email and/or a text/SMS message when a planned power interruption is scheduled for your address.

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Financial assistance programs are available if you’re behind on your bill due to COVID-19 or other circumstances.

Energy. It’s an ever-growing conversation.

As the energy needs of our customers evolve, we are committed to building a resilient, vibrant and sustainable future for our community.

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Know Safety, No Accidents

Electricity-related accidents and injuries can happen in unexpected ways. Stay safe!

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Financial Assistance

We’re here to help

With our payment plan options and financial assistance programs, you can get the relief you need, and focus on what matters most.

Media & News

A team of hydro workers attempt to repair broken equipment next to a road
January 24, 2023
If 2022 had an outage theme song, it would be “Working for the Weekend” by Calgary’s own, Loverboy…
A brown bear in the snow
January 24, 2023
As Canadians, we spend a lot of time indoors, so it’s important to schedule a little safety…
A heat pump on the side of a brick house on a sunny day
January 24, 2023
We spend more than 80 per cent of our time indoors - whether at home, work, school, shopping, or…
December 24, 2022
OTTAWA –  Restoration efforts continued overnight as wind and snow picked up. As of 9 a.m.…

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We're seeking motivated and skilled individuals to fill a variety of open positions. Whether you're looking for a new challenge or chance to grow your career, we have an opportunity that's right for you. Apply to work with us today: Go to tweet →

#Hiring Attention all maintenance techs! In this role, you'll ensure that our tools & equipment are in top shape and ready to use at all times, while also developing policies & procedures to keep our repair facility running smoothly. Apply #OttawaJobs Go to tweet →

An extreme cold warning is in effect, so stay warm, stay safe, and seek help if needed. We've also got some helpful home tips to stay cozy and comfortable during this deep freeze

#ottcity Strong winds & heavy snow are in the forecast for this afternoon and evening, along with a cold front tomorrow. Crews are ready & will be dispatched as needed to restore power as quickly & safely as possible. See a downed powerline? Stay 10m away & call 9-1-1. 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
Top Employers for Young People 2021 EN
Sustainable Electricity Company designation
Canada's Best Diversity Employers 2019
2022 Canada's Greenest Employers
2019 Canadian HR Awards Winner