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Guelph City Council to discuss further research into possible Guelph Hydro Mergers, News release, June 2, 2017
Strategies and Options Committee Phase 2 Report, June 2, 2017
The committee recommends further research with possible merger partners
City Council votes to explore merging Guelph Hydro with publicly-owned utilities, News release February 16, 2017
Committee brings recommendations on future of Guelph Hydro to City Council February 15, News release February 2, 2017
Strategies and Options Committee Phase 1 Report, February 2, 2017
The committee recommends further research to explore potential merger or sale of Guelph Hydro
Strategies and Options Committee progress report, January 4, 2017
City of Guelph committee to explore options for its energy assets – News release October 24, 2016
Striking the Right Balance: Improving Performance and Unlocking the Value in the Electricity Sector in Ontario Premier’s Advisory Council on Government Assets (April 16, 2015)
Rate Making Associated with Distributor Consolidation: Report of the Board Ontario Energy Board (March 26, 2015)
Hon. Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Energy, Keynote Address Electricity Distributors Association Annual General Meeting (March 9, 2015)
Disruptive change in the electricity grid – the need for a new paradigm, Gowling WLG (March 1, 2015)
Energy Shift: Understanding consolidation of Ontario’s electricity market, PricewaterhouseCoopers (2015)
Retain and Gain: Making Ontario’s Assets Work Better for Taxpayers and Consumers Premier’s Advisory Council on Government Assets, Initial Report (November 13, 2014)
The road ahead: Gaining momentum from energy transformation, PricewaterhouseCoopers (2014)
Renewing Ontario’s Electricity Distribution Sector: Putting the Consumer First Report of the Ontario Distribution Sector Review Panel (December 13, 2012)
Who is involved
The City of Guelph, Guelph Hydro, and our energy partners are exploring ways to prepare Guelph Hydro for the future.
The Strategies and Options Committee is exploring options and will make recommendations to Guelph City Council. City Council has the final authority to make decisions about the future of Guelph Hydro.