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Ontario Electricity Resource Guide

The Bruce Power Direct blog was created to help you understand and manage your electricity costs by providing valuable resources and crucial information pertaining to the Ontario market. We work …

More Data, Less Energy

Data drives us. In today’s ultra-connected world, more is more. I own multiple devices to stay connected: a desktop at work and at home. A blackberry for business use; an …

Quantifying Class A Customers’ Savings

In a previous post we reported that the Industrial Conservation Initiative (ICI) program had been expanded to include eligible customers with a peak demand for electricity of more than 3 megawatts (MW) and …

Why do Ontarians call ‘Electricity’, ‘Hydro’?

The majority of residents in Ontario have never thought twice about referring to electricity as ‘hydro’. With the Ontario provincial election the term ‘hydro’ is being used even more commonly …

The Clean Power Plan

On Monday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a new draft legislation which promises to throw down the gauntlet on carbon emissions in the United States.  The proposed rule would …

The Implications of a Global Natural Gas Market

Natural gas is one of the energy supply offers that contribute to the setting of electricity HOEP (market spot rate) in Ontario. Therefore, natural gas and electricity price in Ontario …