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Welcome to Cornwall Electric

 

We proudly and safely distribute electricity to over 23,800 customers in the communities of Cornwall, South Glengarry, South Stormont, and the Ontario portion of the Mohawk Territory of Akwesasne. Cornwall Street Railway Light and Power Company Limited ("Cornwall Electric") is also responsible for the maintenance of the local electricity distribution system.

Our website provides you with access to a broad range of information, whether you are a residential or commercial customer. With a long history of serving our communities, Cornwall Electric takes great pride in providing professional service and competitive rates to our customers.

If you are unable to find the information you require within our website, or have further questions, please contact us at our Customer Service Centre at 613.932.0123. You can also reach our team of customer service representatives by completing our online contact form.

 

Recent News and Media

CORNWALL ELECTRIC HELPS RESIDENTS SAVE ENERGY WITH THE AFFORDABILITY FUND TRUST PROGRAM

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Cornwall Electric, a FortisOntario Company, is proudly delivering the Affordability Fund Trust (AFT) Program to residents in their service territory, in an effort to help households reduce their energy bills. The program, funded by the Government of Ontario, provides households with access to energy saving measures to help reduce energy bills and is completely free of charge. 

All residents who apply will receive a free Energy Saving Kit valued at up to $300 with items such as LED light bulbs, shower heads, smart power bars and more. Certain households may also qualify to receive new ENERGY STAR® appliances, as well as potential upgrades to their home’s insulation and/or heating system. The program is part of the province’s “Fair Hydro Plan” and is intended to help make electricity bills more affordable for all Ontarians.
“We are especially excited to be able to offer this program to Cornwall residents, as a first of its kind in this service territory,” said Jackie Baird, Regional Manager, Cornwall Electric. “Households of all incomes can apply and take advantage of the great energy saving products.”

“We’ve seen savings of about 31% on our electricity bill, thanks to our new heating system,” said Alain & Pat, residential customers of Cornwall Electric, who qualified for an energy savings kit and a Heat Pump for their electrically-heated home. “We applied for the program right away and are very happy with everything we received for our household. Overall, it was a very good experience, our home is more comfortable and we’re saving quite a bit on our bills.”
Cornwall Electric would like to invite residents to learn more about the program and apply, as the opportunity will only be available for a limited time. To apply for the program, visit www.affordabilityfund.org or call 1-855-494-3863.
 

Unplanned Power Outage

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Update - Unplanned Power Outage Dec 31-2019 @ 1:30pm

Power has been restored for all customers. If you are still without power please contact us @ 1-844-701-9473.

Cornwall Electric would like to thank you for your patience during this unplanned power outage.
 

Unplanned Power Outage

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Unplanned Power Outage - Dec 31-2019 @ 11:15 am

We are currently experiencing an unplanned power outage affecting approximately 610 customers.

Crews have been dispatch and are currently working to restore power as quickly and safely as possible.

Estimated time for restoration for Glen Rd, Street Rd and Glendale Subdivision – App. ½ hour.

Estimated time for restoration for South Branch (East of Headline), Kinloch, Glen Falloch and Summerstown Station Rd – App 2 hours.

Further updates to follow