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See current electrical rates and how electrical rates are set.

Electric Rates

See current rates, regulatory proceedings, and learn how rates are set.

Learn why Vegetation Management is crucial for us to supply power safely and reliably.

Tree Trimming

Learn why Vegetation Management is crucial for us to supply power safely and reliably.

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Nelson Hydro prides itself in sourcing and implementing green technologies and projects.

Green Energy & Programs

Nelson Hydro prides itself in sourcing and implementing green technologies, programs, and projects to align with Nelson Next and its ecologically minded residents.

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Nelson Hydro is a City of Nelson-owned and operated utility and is the local supply authority.

About Us

Nelson Hydro is a City of Nelson owned and operated utility and is the local supply authority for electrical service in the City of Nelson and the surrounding area.

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What's Happening

Outages. Emergencies. Rate applications. And a sometimes complicated roll call of rules and regulations. None of them sound all that fun. But they are a daily reality in the utility business, for providers and customers alike. Here is what’s happening at Nelson Hydro:

Planting Near Powerlines

Planting Near Powerlines

Public Notice

2024 Revenue Requirements Application to BCUC

Phone Scam

Scam Alert

Newsletter Winter 2024

Winter 2024 Newsletter

Cold Weather Notice

Reduce Electricity Usage

BC Electricity Affordability Credit

BC Electricity Affordability Credit

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