Electricity prices for households and small businesses will not change as of November 1, 2021 under the Regulated Price Plan (RPP)

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The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) has announced that electricity prices for households and small businesses will not change as of November 1, 2021 under the Regulated Price Plan (RPP). The winter Time-of-Use (TOU) hours and the change in the Tier threshold for residential customers on Tiered pricing will take effect November 1 as usual.

Effective November 1, 2021 the Ontario government’s Ontario Electricity Rebate (OER) will be changed to 17.0%. 

The TOU prices set by the OEB for November 1, 2021 under the RPP are shown in the table below. The table also shows the hours to which those prices apply:

Winter TOU Price Periods

November 1, 2021 

TOU Prices

Off-Peak (Weekdays 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., all day weekends and holidays)8.2¢/kWh
Mid-Peak (Weekdays 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.)11.3¢/kWh
On-Peak (Weekdays 7 a.m. – 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.)17.0¢/kWh

The table below shows the new RPP prices for customers paying Tiered prices:

 Winter Tier Thresholds

November 1, 2021 

Tiered Prices

Tier 1

Residential – first 1,000 kWh/month Non-residential – first 750 kWh/month9.8¢/kWh
Tier 2Residential – for electricity used above 1,000 kWh/month Non-residential – for electricity used above 750 kWh/month11.5¢/kWh

 

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