Utility companies in Windsor and Essex County are vowing to do everything they can to keep the heat on this winter for customers who aren’t able to pay their mounting hydro bills. 704 more words
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Enwin Utilities is among the first in Ontario to start using drones to conduct hydro-related inspections and address emergencies.
Transport Canada has given approval to the local utility company to start using the airborne camera device to check power lines and other hydro infrastructure. 385 more words
Declining water usage in Windsor has created an unintended problem: less money for city sewers.
The sewer surcharge — which normally brings the City of Windsor about $60 million annually from consumers’ water bills — will be down $1.1 million by the end of the year if the current trend continues. 384 more words
Enwin Utilities, citing the need to maintain its infrastructure, will seek its first rate hike since 2009, said CEO Helga Reidel.
There is not yet a set percentage or dollar amount Enwin will pursue in its upcoming application to the Ontario Energy Board, she said on Tuesday. 456 more words