Welcome to Alectra Energy Solutions


Our Story

Alectra Energy Solutions is shaping the future of energy as we know it. We are writing the next chapter in the changing face of energy in Ontario based on our strong legacy from the past. We are moving forward - as one organization - to provide safe, reliable and innovative energy solutions to customers throughout Canada and beyond.

Our mission is to be the energy ally that our customers expect us to be. We are equipped to discover the possibilities of energy conservation and new technologies for customers in various sectors.

Alectra Energy Solutions is the culmination of four progressive, low cost and innovative electricity distributors that came together for a common goal – to be a single trusted ally in the rapidly changing world of energy. Our respective history is steeped in pioneering firsts, groundbreaking achievements and memorable milestones that will help guide to serve the energy needs of our customers for the future.

Discover your new energy. Shape the future. Discover the possibilities.

Board of Directors

Meet our Board of Directors

Board Committees

Audit, Finance and Risk Management

The mandate of the Audit, Finance and Risk Management Committee (the “Committee” or “AFRM”) is to assist the Board in fulfilling its oversight responsibilities for the reliability and integrity of the Corporation’s financial reporting, business financial planning, system of internal controls, internal and external audit programs, ongoing compliance with legislation, regulations and internal policies, and risk management program.

The AFRM affords management, the internal auditor and the external auditor a direct conduit to the Board.

The Committee shall also carry out such other duties as may be delegated to it by the Board of Directors from time to time.


Corporate Governance & Nominating Committee

The mandate of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee (the "Committee") is to assist the Board in fulfilling its oversight responsibilities and gaining reasonable assurance as to the effectiveness of corporate governance, board, committee and director effectiveness, and board renewal, nominations and elections, and to monitor compliance with the Unanimous Shareholders Agreement.

The Committee shall also carry out such other duties as may be delegated to it by the Board of Directors from time to time.


Human Resources & Compensation Committee

The mandate of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee (the "Committee") is to assist the Board in fulfilling its oversight responsibilities by gaining reasonable assurance as to the effectiveness of:

  1. The Corporation’s relationship with the CEO,
  2. Executive compensation and conditions of employment,
  3. CEO and executive performance and succession planning,
  4. Human resources policies and plans, including compensation and benefits plans,
  5. Health and safety matters, and
  6. Compliance with disclosure requirements regarding compensation and human resources matters.

The Committee shall also carry out such other duties as may be delegated to it by the Board of Directors from time to time.


Integration Committee

The mandate of the Integration Committee (the "Committee") is to assist the Board in fulfilling its oversight responsibilities by gaining reasonable assurance as to the effectiveness of:

  • The Corporation’s integration, including the achievement of synergies, milestones and desired organizational culture
  • The Corporation’s environmental, stewardship and social responsibility strategies and outcomes, including embracing a culture of sustainability and community presence
  • The continuous improvement of organizational effectiveness through the integration of M&A and supporting strategies that prioritize organizational efforts, initiatives, and resources critical in helping achieve the corporate mission, culture, and strategic plan objectives
  • Providing oversight regarding new business development

The Committee shall also carry out such other duties as may be delegated to it by the Board of Directors from time to time.


Board of Directors' Compensation

Alectra provides compensation to its Board of Directors that is aligned with other public sector organizations due to Alectra’s ownership structure, yet still remains competitive with the private sector to attract both public sector and private sector talent. This document provides an overview of the Board’s mandate and the compensation provided to its members.

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Executive Committee

Meet our Executive Committee


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Alectra Energy Solutions

General Enquiries


Street Lighting & High Voltage Services

MiDAS Microgrid Solutions

Smart Grid Technologies


Electric Vehicle Charging Solutions

Advantage Power Pricing

Residential Energy Management (REM) Pilot Program

Metering Services and Solutions


Alectra Inc. (Head Office)

2185 Derry Road West, Mississauga, Ontario L5N 7A6

Alectra Energy Solutions

161 Cityview Boulevard, Vaughan, Ontario L4H 0A9

Alectra Utilities Corporation

55 John Street North, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 3M8

Green Energy and Technology Centre (GRE&T Centre)

395 Southgate Dr, Guelph, ON N1G 4Y1

Call Before You Dig (24/7)

1-800-400-2255 or visit www.ON1Call.com

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Join Our Team

Alectra Energy Solutions employs bright, energetic and customer-focused people who help bring our exciting mission as a new industry-leading electricity distribution and renewable energy company to life. We pride ourselves on an inclusive workplace, with a strong commitment to employee development. Alectra Energy Solutions embraces diversity, welcomes innovation, recognizes talent, and offers a fair and transparent recruitment process that provides equal opportunity to all.

Our employees enjoy:

  • competitive wages and comprehensive benefits and pension plans
  • opportunities for personal growth and leadership development
  • a dynamic and progressive work environment

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Do Business with Us

We believe everyone needs an ally in the changing world of energy. Whether you are a consumer, business, or institution, Alectra Energy Solutions is well positioned to help you manage your energy costs using the best energy solutions available in the market. We focus on anticipating trends, understand customer problems, and finding innovative energy solutions that drive business outcomes which make our customers more successful.

With new technologies and a continuous emphasis on choice, we can shape the energy use in our homes, workplaces and communities. The future of energy is moving from powering systems to empowering people. We are creating a culture of sustainable value for our customers, communities and shareholders.

Our unique strengths and experience are a testament to our individual legacy, while our ability to shape the future and drive our business forward as one organization, with one voice will serve our customers, businesses, and communities with energy’s full potential.

Alectra’s family of companies is prepared to face the ever-changing energy needs of our customers through smart and simple energy management choices, while creating sustainable value for our shareholders, customers, communities and employees.

Contact us to discover how we can help meet your energy needs today and in the future.

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News from

News from Alectra

October 18, 2017 Guelph Hydro begins merger talks with Alectra Inc.

After more than a year of gathering community input, conducting industry research and performing in-depth financial analysis, the City of Guelph today announced it will begin merger negotiations between Guelph Hydro Electric Systems and Alectra Inc.

July 18, 2017 Alectra Energy Solutions and AMP to develop energy storage solutions for their Ontario customers

Industry leaders, Alectra Energy Solutions and AMP, announced today that they will be entering into a strategic relationship to develop large-scale energy storage solutions for industrial, commercial and institutional customers in Ontario.

May 29, 2017 ‘Sign of the times’ as Brampton Hydro rebrands

The replacement of the familiar Brampton Hydro sign at the 175 Sandalwood Parkway West location with one that now features Alectra Utilities signifies more than just a name change for Brampton’s electricity provider.

May 24, 2017 Alectra awarded for Customer Information System implementation

Alectra Utilities was recognized Wednesday by CS Week for the best implementation of a customer information system (CIS) by one of its legacy utilities.

May 18, 2017 How can cooling water have a chilling effect on the cost of electricity and remove 389 homes off Alectra’s grid?

Gracious Living Corporation (GLC), a leading injection and extrusion manufacturer in Canada with over 30 years of experience, was recognized Thursday by Alectra Utilities (formerly PowerStream) for reducing its electricity consumption through its participation in the utility’s Save on Energy RETROFIT program.

May 15, 2017 In Hamilton, The Wellington’s conservation efforts add up to a hefty incentive

Alectra Utilities (formerly Horizon Utilities) presented The Wellington retirement and long-term care residence with an $18,000 incentive cheque following its most recent extensive lighting retrofit project.

May 2, 2017 Niagara Region businesses cutting millions of kilowatt hours, says Alectra

Alectra Utilities Corporation recognized 11 top-performing customers and contractors for implementing innovative energy conservation and demand management projects involving retrofits, lighting fixtures and heating and cooling systems.

April 20, 2017 Alectra Inc. announces organizational change

Brian Bentz, President and Chief Executive Officer of Alectra Inc. (Alectra) announced today that Peter Gregg, President of Alectra Energy Solutions will be resigning from his position.

April 18, 2017 Alectra study identifies residential solar storage potential

Report shows value of 'POWER.HOUSE' expansion to customers and the grid

April 12, 2017 What retrofits 400 horsepower motors, saves lots of electricity and is like taking 325 homes off Alectra’s grid in Bradford?

Bradford chemical manufacturer receives cheque for $82,711 for energy efficient retrofits.

April 5, 2017 Alectra Utilities recognized as ‘Thought Leader’ for pricing pilot

Alectra Utilities was acknowledged for its innovative, industry-leading work at the Peak Load Management Alliance (PLMA) conference held Tuesday in Nashville, Tennessee.

April 3, 2017 Alectra reminds customers to ‘call before you dig’ this spring

Alectra Utilities, an energy company committed to safety, is partnering with the Ontario Regional Common Ground Alliance (ORCGA) in a campaign to bring awareness to safe digging practices.

March 29, 2017 Alectra Utilities receives ‘Century Award’ from Hamilton Chamber

Alectra Utilities was presented with the ‘Century Award’ at the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce’s 33rd annual ‘Outstanding Business Achievement Awards’.

March 28, 2017 Alectra President and CEO recognized with special award from MEARIE

Brian Bentz, President and CEO of Alectra Inc. was presented with the special Local Distribution Company (LDC) Leader Award from the Municipal Electric Association Reciprocal Insurance Exchange (MEARIE) Group.

March 25, 2017 Alectra Utilities reports 4% less electricity used during Earth Hour

Earth Hour 2017 saw tens of thousands Alectra Utilities’ customers, in the 15 communities served by the electric utility, indicate their willingness to help fight climate change by turning off their lights for 60 minutes to reduce electricity consumption.

March 21, 2017 Alectra recognizes Mackenzie Health for converting to 100% LED lighting

Mackenzie Health, a hospital serving the residents of the Regional Municipality of York Region, was presented with a cheque in the amount of $127,314 and a Certificate of Achievement from Alectra Utilities Tuesday.

March 13, 2017 Alectra Utilities’ crews in Rochester assisting in power restoration

Alectra Utilities sent trucks and a staff complement of 30 overhead powerline workers and 4 supervisors to the Rochester, NY area to assist in restoring power to thousands of customers.

March 8, 2017 Alectra signs Leadership Accord on Gender Diversity for the Canadian Electricity Industry

Signatories demonstrate their commitment to leveling playing field for women in the sector.

March 6, 2017 Alectra Utilities alerts business customers of phone scam

Alectra Utilities is alerting customers to a new telephone scam that threatens service disconnection unless immediate payment is received.

February 28, 2017 Alectra Inc. acquires Brampton Hydro

Alectra Inc. has completed the acquisition of Brampton Hydro from the Province of Ontario, creating the largest municipally-owned electricity utility in Canada.

February 6, 2017 Alectra Utilities advises customers to be prepared for potential ice storm

A special weather statement was recently issued for Alectra Utilities’ service territory, in the Greater Golden Horseshoe Area.

January 31, 2017 Enersource, Horizon Utilities, PowerStream officially become Alectra Inc.

Three leading Ontario electrical utilities have merged to become Alectra Inc.

January 16, 2017 ‘Alectra’ unveiled as new electric utility to serve nearly one million GTHA customers

Enersource, Horizon Utilities, Brampton Hydro and PowerStream to become one company.