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Ontarians paying more to use less electricity, a trend critics say won't change -

There's not much point in investing in heavy blankets and wool sweaters to tame your hydro bill, because in Ontario, no matter how much electricity you conserve you'll still end up paying higher rates. Why? Well, you have the provincial government, and ...and more »

Hydro rates going up this summer, Ontario Energy Board says -

Hydro rates are going up this summer, the Ontario Energy Board announced Thursday, a move that will add about $3 a month to the average household bill. Ontario hydro rates jump – again · 8 ways to reduce your hydro bill. Time-of-use electricity rates ...and more »

Ontario electricity rates set to surge again on May 1 -

TORONTO — Electricity rates are going up again in Ontario, just in time for the longer summer days. Time-of-use electricity prices will jump half-a-cent to 18 cents a kilowatt hour for peak periods, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, starting May 1. The ...and more »

Why are energy prices going up this summer? We're to blame - CityNews

Despite a mild winter which saw Ontarians conserve electricity, hydro rates are set to increase next month because we saved too much energy. It defies logic but that's the reason given by the Ontario Energy Board for the 2.5 per cent increase announced ...and more »