Electricity Rates

Regulated Price Plan rates

Electricity prices in Ontario are set by the Ontario Energy Board. Pricing depends on whether you’re paying non-Regulated Price Plan rates or Regulated Price Plan (RPP) rates.

Time-of-Use rates

With TOU rates, the price of electricity depends on when you use it. There are three different prices for electricity:

Peak Hours Chart


(Nov 1 – April 30)

7 p.m. – 7 a.m.
All day Weekends & Holidays
6.5¢ / kWh
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
9.5¢ / kWh
7 a.m. – 11 a.m.
& 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
13.2¢ / kWh

** Rate structure as of November 1, 2017. Time-of-Use rates are set by the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) on May 1st and November 1st of each year.

Regulated Price Plan (RPP) rates

  • 7.7 ¢/kWh for the first 1000 kWh used per month
  • 9.0 ¢/kWh for all kWh used above 1000 kWh per month

Did you know that less than 20% of your bill goes back to Alectra Utilities to cover costs related to electrical distribution? See an explanation of your bill or a breakdown of charges in our questions and answers about billing and payments.