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Posted Thursday, August 08, 2019

Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro Inc. wants to hear from you!
Starting August 12, 2019, UtilityPULSE, a Canadian company specializing in polls and surveys for the electricity sector, will be reaching out to Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro’s residential and small business customers by telephone to measure their feedback about Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro’s services, and to ensure the utility is meeting and exceeding customer needs and expectations.
The surveys will take approximately...

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Posted Tuesday, July 16, 2019

2019 IBEW Golf Tournament Cheque PresentationThree local hydro utilities raised $12,500 for MySafeWork Inc. through the annual International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 636 Charity Golf Tournament, held in Elmira in late May.
Energy+ Inc, Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro Inc., and Waterloo North Hydro Inc., teamed up with the local chapter of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) to sponsor the annual tournament, which supports a local charitable organization each year. Hydro utilities and other...

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Posted Friday, June 07, 2019

Congratulations to Bernard Anthony Malijan and Natasha Giddy, who have each received an education grant worth $1,500 from Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro Inc.
The grants were presented at an awards ceremony at Conestoga College’s Cambridge Campus on Thursday, June 6, 2019. The students are in Conestoga College’s Electrical Engineering Technology and Energy Systems Technology Programs, and were awarded the grants based on their strong academic achievement.
“We...

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Posted Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Maple treeKitchener-Wilmot Hydro Inc. has presented the City of Kitchener and the Township of Wilmot with reforestation grants worth $45,000 each to compensate for the impact of tree trimming in Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro’s service territory.
“We recognize the importance of trees in our communities and believe they are vital to a healthy and sustainable environment,” says Jerry Van Ooteghem, President and Chief Executive Officer, Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro. “We are pleased...

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Posted Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Recognized for Public Electrical Safety and Performance Excellence
Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro Inc., Waterloo Region’s largest electric utility, has received two awards of excellence from the Electricity Distributors Association (EDA) .
At an awards gala hosted by the EDA in Toronto on Monday, March 25, Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro Inc. (Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro) was proud to receive the Electrical Safety Authority Public Electrical Safety Excellence Award and the Ontario...

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