Ontario's electricity system in :60
Confused by Ontario’s electricity system?
You don’t have to be. It’s as simple as three key parts:
The generators like us, Ontario Power Generation, who produce the power
The transmitter, Hydro One, who gets the power from the generating plants and delivers it to local distributors
The local distributors, like Sudbury hydro or Milton hydro, who deliver power straight to homes, schools and businesses
Learn more as we break it down in this 60-second video.
Did you know?
50% of Ontario's power
is generated by OPG
60% of Ontario's power
is produced by nuclear stations
Ontario's power system, balancing supply & demand
is Ontario's record electricity demand set on Aug. 1, 2006