Collus PowerStream

Recent Electricity News

January 4
COLLUS PowerStream will be holding a series of Public Meetings to present its DRAFT Distribution System Plan Collus PowerStream Corporation is pleased to present an overview of its draft Distribution System Plan (DSP) of planned investments in its electrical distribution infrastructure to service present and future customers from 2018 to the end of 2022. The investments are designed to... read more
January 2
The Ontario Energy Board has required all of Ontario’s local distribution companies (LDCs) to perform a bi-annual public awareness of electrical safety survey of their customers, with the assistance of the Electrical Safety Authority (ESA). To meet our requirements, we have contracted a third-party company, Advanis, who may call you on our behalf to complete the survey over the phone. Please be... read more
December 22
Our office will be closed on certain days during the holiday season.  Please make note of our holiday hours below.Friday, December 22nd – 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noonMonday, December 25th – ClosedTuesday, December 26th – ClosedFriday, December 29th – 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noonMonday, January 1st – Closed 
August 3
NEWS RELEASEPilkington’s conservation effort removes the equivalent of 177 homes off the grid! COLLINGWOOD, ON – Collus PowerStream recognized Pilkington Glass of Canada with a $146,049 cheque for reducing its electricity consumption by participating in the utility’s Save on Energy Retrofit program. The electricity savings are equal to removing 177 homes off the grid or 1/3 of the homes in... read more
June 23
Dear Collus PowerStream Customer In an effort to improve system reliability; Collus-PowerStream will be rebuilding our underground distribution infrastructure on Riverside Crescent. As part of this rebuild; the existing transformers currently located in three of the metal streetlight bases as shown on the below map, will be replaced with new pad-mounted units to be located in the road... read more
June 14
Collus PowerStream publishes 2018 – 2022 Distribution System PlanDownload our official press releaseCollingwood, ON, June 14, 2017 - Collus PowerStream Corporation is pleased to present its draft five-year Distribution System Plan (DSP) of our planned investments in the electrical distribution infrastructure to service present and future customers from 2018 to the end of 2022. They are designed... read more
May 24
NEWS RELEASEUtility provides business with incentive cheque for $41,318 towards energy efficient retrofitsCOLLINGWOOD, ON – Today Collus PowerStream recognized Canadian Mist Distillery for reducing its electricity consumption through its participation in the utility’s Save on Energy Retrofit program. Canadian Mist Distillery, the makers of Canada’s oldest continuously owned and operated... read more
May 4
NEWS RELEASEUtility provides local business with incentive towards energy efficiency upgrades COLLINGWOOD, ON – For their outstanding participation in the Save on Energy Retrofit program, Collus PowerStream has recognized Mike Jackson GM as an Energy Conservation Champion.Today the utility presented Courtney Jackson, General Manager, & Ryan Jackson, Assistant General Manager of Mike... read more
April 7
COLLUS POWERSTREAM AND ESSEX POWERLINES RECIPIENT OF INNOVATION AWARD   On March 27th Collus PowerStream and Essex Powerlines accepted the Innovation Excellence Award for the joint “Digital Grid 2.0” project. The award was presented at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto, coinciding with the Electricity Distributors Association’s annual general meeting.  Technology is... read more
January 11
December 12, 2016 Collingwood, ON – Few of us pay attention to our electricity supply or the people who maintain it until we are suddenly without the power to keep us warm, do our laundry, charge phones, cook meals, or do any of the many tasks for which we rely on electricity to get done. Last fall a tornado and several microbursts touched down in the Collingwood, Stayner and Creemore area.... read more