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Posted Tuesday, January 19, 2021

The Electrical Safety Authority (ESA) is reminding members of the public, constructors and property owners of hazards involving stockpiling dirt, sand or snow in the vicinity of overhead powerlines.
Recently a stockpile of sand was placed directly below an overhead high voltage powerline creating hazards to members of the public and to the workers placing the stockpile while using high reach equipment such as excavators, dump trucks or conveyors in the vicinity of overhead...

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Posted Friday, January 08, 2021

Waterloo North Hydro’s (WNH) customer bills will be decreasing in 2021 after the utility received approval from the Ontario Energy Board for new distribution rates effective January 1, 2021.
As a result of the approval, a typical residential customer using 750 kWh per month will see a reduction of 16 cents in their monthly electricity bill in 2021.
As many Waterloo area residents are dealing with the challenges of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, WNH was able to provide...

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Posted Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Waterloo North Hydro (WNH) and its customers are providing more than 6,000 meals to local families through The Food Bank of Waterloo Region.
WNH made a donation of 6,123 meals to The Food Bank following its fall eBilling Campaign. During the campaign, WNH donated six meals to The Food Bank for every customer that registered for eBilling between mid-October and Nov. 20 and 12 meals for every customer that registered between Dec. 1 and Dec. 8.
“As the COVID-19 pandemic...

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Posted Monday, December 07, 2020

Waterloo North Hydro’s (WNH) drive for five is a success, as the utility has been named one of Waterloo Area’s Top Employers for 2021. This marks the fifth consecutive year that WNH has been honoured with this distinction.
The 2021 Top Employer Award recognizes employers in the Kitchener-Waterloo area who lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work and develop talent. The winners are chosen based on eight criteria, including physical workplace;...

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Posted Tuesday, December 01, 2020

Waterloo North Hydro (WNH) wants to help its customers brighten the holidays for local families through support of The Food Bank of Waterloo Region.
The utility will make a donation of 12 healthy meals to The Food Bank for every customer that signs up for eBilling between Dec. 1, and Dec. 8, 2020.
A recent eBilling campaign resulted in a donation of 4,200 meals to The Food Bank, and WNH hopes to add to this total through this week-long campaign.
The Food Bank is more...

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