• Greening our Garbage: Energy Ottawa celebrates 10 years of turning waste into energy

    As the saying goes, “one person’s trash is another’s treasure,” and nothing could be more true for Energy Ottawa’s Trail Road facility. Except, in this case, the treasure is energy. Clean, green, renewable energy, at that. At the City of Ottawa landfill site in Richmond, decomposed waste creates methane – a greenhouse gas that is […]

  • A century later, Chaudière Falls is open to the public

    OTTAWA – October 16, 2017 – Today, distinguished guests joined Hydro Ottawa’s Board Chair Jim Durrell and President and CEO, Bryce Conrad, at the official opening of Chaudière Falls. This is the first time in more than 100 years that the historic site is open permanently for the public to enjoy. The event highlighted the […]

  • 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 […]

Hydro Ottawa

  • 2015 Annual Report

    Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc.’s 2015 Annual Report highlights the company’s strong financial performance and growth in its renewable energy generation business. Hydro Ottawa’s core mission and mandate remain the same: to continue to provide a safe, reliable, affordable and sustainable supply of electricity to more than 325,000 homes and businesses that rely upon it every […]

  • Hydro Ottawa honoured with Employer Excellence award from Hire Immigrants Ottawa

    OTTAWA – March 9, 2016 – This morning, Hydro Ottawa was recognized at the 2016 Employer Council of Champions Summit and Awards conference as an Employer of Excellence in the National Capital Region. The annual Employers’ Summit is a premier event that brings together more than 100 business, government and civic leaders in a program […]

  • Hydro Ottawa recognized as being a great employer for great people

    OTTAWA – February 4, 2016 – For the eighth consecutive year, Hydro Ottawa has been recognized as one of the National Capital Region’s Top Employers. Employees at Hydro Ottawa make a meaningful contribution every day in powering the lives of Hydro Ottawa customers and the community they serve. Employee engagement initiatives that foster innovation and […]

  • Hydro Ottawa – a top pick for “Millennials”

    At Hydro Ottawa, young workers benefit from career development opportunities, community involvement initiatives and a culture that focuses on the safety and well-being of each employee. With more than 40 percent of its workforce set to retire in the next ten years, Hydro Ottawa is preparing for the future by strategically reaching out to young […]

  • 2014 Annual Report

    Hydro Ottawa is both a community asset and an investment for our shareholder, the City of Ottawa. As a community asset, our goal is to provide effective, efficient and reliable service to our customers, and to be a strong strategic partner for our City, helping to deliver on its economic development and environmental agendas. As an investment, our […]