Energy Ottawa is Ontario’s largest municipally-owned producer of green power.

  • Hydroelectric Generation

    Energy Ottawa owns and operates 16 run-of-the-river hydroelectric facilities, including six stations near Parliament of Canada in downtown Ottawa.

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  • Landfill Generation

    Energy Ottawa’s gas-to-energy generating plants turn landfill gas into renewable energy, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and providing electricity to consumers at the same time.

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  • Solar Installations

    Energy Ottawa has partnered with the City of Ottawa to install solar panels on municipal buildings to increase renewable generation.

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  • About Us


    Energy Ottawa is committed to developing innovative sources of green power generation. As of 2015, it has a portfolio of green power generation that includes:

    • Six hydroelectric stations at Chaudière Falls on the Ottawa River with a total capacity of 38 MW;

    • Six hydroelectric stations in Eastern Ontario with a total capacity of 8.3 MW;

    • Four hydroelectric stations in upper New York State with a total capacity of 22.6 MW;

    • A landfill gas-to-energy plant at the Trail Road Landfill with a capacity of 6 MW;

    • A landfill gas-to-energy plant at the Laflèche Landfill in Moose Creek, ON with a capacity of 4.2 MW.

  • Media


    • Energy Ottawa working to bring seasoned utility engineering firm to Eastern Ontario

      OTTAWA – January 13, 2017 – Energy Ottawa is working towards a strategic alliance with Costello Associates Inc. to bring its utility engineering and consulting services to Eastern Ontario. With decades of experience, Costello Associates Inc. has provided professional services to more than 35 Ontario utilities. Energy Ottawa is a leader in energy management services […]

    • Energy Ottawa and City of Ottawa announce the dawn of a new solar initiative

      Ottawa, September 21, 2016 – Today, Energy Ottawa, a subsidiary of Hydro Ottawa, announced its solar rooftop installation project alongside the City of Ottawa and Mayor Jim Watson. The Jim Durrell Recreation Centre is one of eight large installation projects being planned on municipal buildings, including arenas, pools and city garages. These installs will provide […]

  • Energy Ottawa generates enough green power to operate 62,000 homes annually.

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