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Posted Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Summer is coming to an end and autumn is just around the corner. With cooler weather on the way, Waterloo North Hydro (WNH) is reminding you to stay safe around electricity while completing your fall clean-up.
Overhead powerlines are very dangerous and you should be sure to look around your property for any overhead lines or other electrical hazards before starting any outdoor work. Be sure to stay at least three metres away from powerlines at all times and always carry ladders...

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Posted Friday, August 30, 2019

Waterloo North Hydro (WNH) understands the stress bill payments can cause and wants to help eligible customers receive important energy and cost saving assistance through the Home Assistance Program (HAP) and several other available programs.
HAP offers customers the opportunity to better manage their monthly electricity costs and improve their home comfort through free energy efficiency upgrades. The program also offers a free in-home energy assessment with a home energy...

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Posted Monday, August 12, 2019

School is just around the corner, and for college and university students, that means the stresses of student life return. Waterloo North Hydro (WNH) wants to make life a little simpler for students by making it easy to set-up and manage their electricity accounts.
Whether you are moving back to the area, or setting up your electricity account for the first time, WNH has the online tools you need to make your move a great one. Our online move forms, available at www.wnhydro.com/forms...

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Posted Monday, July 29, 2019

Summer is in full swing and Waterloo North Hydro wants to help you get the most out of the warm weather with energy efficiency tips to help lower your electricity consumption and save on your monthly bill.
If you are using air conditioning to beat the summer heat, consider setting your system to 24-25° C while you’re at home and 27° C while you’re away. Additionally, installing ceiling fans will help make your home feel cooler without requiring the use...

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Posted Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Waterloo North Hydro is notifying customers of an upcoming voltage reduction test planned by the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO).  The test will take place on Thursday July 18, 2019 and involves two province-wide voltage reduction exercises.  Please see the schedule below: 
A voltage reduction of 3 per cent will occur from 9:00 and 10:00 EST
A voltage reduction of 5 per cent will occur from 13:00 and 14:00 EST
Under provincial rules,...

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