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Recent Electricity News

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
January 9
Collus PowerStream conducting phone surveys throughout January Collus PowerStream will be conducting telephone surveys throughout the month of January with our customers. Beginning January 11, 2017 a group of customers will receive a phone call and be given the opportunity to provide feedback on Collus PowerStream’s customer service.   The survey should take approximately 8-10... read more
December 15
Powering energy savings through Power Reports
November 16
NEWS RELEASE Utility provides local business with incentive towards energy efficiency upgrades COLLINGWOOD, ON, November 18, 2016 – For their outstanding participation in the Save On Energy RETROFIT program, Collus PowerStream has recognized Collingwood Toyota as an Energy Conservation Champion. Today the utility presented Dean Lockhart, Owner/General Manager of Collingwood Toyota... read more
October 19
NEWS RELEASE Local utility thanks customers, staff and the Town’s partner, PowerStream. Collingwood, ON, October 19, 2016 - The severe thunderstorm that swept across southern Georgian Bay and Central Ontario on Monday, October 17 caused power outages for thousands of electricity customers including more than 13,000 served by Collus PowerStream. On Monday afternoon, the Town of... read more
May 17
Town of Collingwood partnership is "powering our community" Working with PowerStream in the ownership of Collus PowerStream has brought many benefits   COLLINGWOOD, ON, May 17, 2016 -- The Town of Collingwood's strategic partnership with PowerStream in the ownership and operation of the municipality's electric utility, Collus PowerStream, has brought many benefits to the... read more
February 23
NEWS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 23, 2015Extreme cold weather this winter will impact electricity billsollus PowerStream says customers can take some action now to minimize expected increasesCOLLINGWOOD, ON – February 23, 2015 – The extreme cold weather this winter is expected to impact electricity bills but Collus PowerStream is advising its customers that there are some simple... read more
January 23
NEWS January 22, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                     On January 22, 2015 the Electrical Safety Authority announced it had directed Ontario’s electrical utilities to replace and discontinue use of a specific model of electrical meter: the Sensus 3.2 with remote disconnect. There are only 5,400 of these meters reported in use in... read more
December 16
NEWS December 15, 2014 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                     Collus PowerStream warns of Billing Scam  COLLINGWOOD, ON – Collus PowerStream is warning all customers of a billing and collections scam.   This scam involves customers receiving phone calls from the “billing and collections department” of the “... read more