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Welcome to Canadian Niagara Power

 

We proudly and safely distribute electricity to over 24,800 homes and businesses in the communities of Fort Erie and Port Colborne, Ontario. Canadian Niagara Power Inc. ("Canadian Niagara Power") is also responsible for the maintenance of the local electricity distribution system.

Our website provides you with access to a broad range of information, whether you are a residential or commercial customer. With a long history of serving our communities, Canadian Niagara Power takes great pride in providing professional service and competitive rates to our customers.

If you are unable to find the information you require within our website, or have further questions, please visit us at our Customer Service Centre in Fort Erie at 1130 Bertie Street or reach us by telephone: customers in Fort Erie call 905.871.0330 and Port Colborne customers call 905.835.0051. You can also reach our team of customer service representatives by completing our online contact form.

Canadian Niagara Power Inc. has a strong and reliable electricity system, but occasionally we are at the mercy of the Canadian climate. In the winter, heavy snow or ice storms can cause power lines to break, while in the summer and fall, fierce winds, rain and lightning can cause extensive damage that leads to power outages.

If you are experiencing a power outage or wish to report an electrical emergency please use our 24/7 Emergency Service Number 1-844-501-WIRE (9473).
 
Thank you.
 

 

Recent News and Media

CANADIAN NIAGARA POWER AND RICH PRODUCTS JOIN FORCES TO ACHIEVE CONSIDERABLE ENERGY EFFICIENCIES

Friday, March 11, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CANADIAN NIAGARA POWER AND RICH PRODUCTS JOIN FORCES

TO ACHIEVE CONSIDERABLE ENERGY EFFICIENCIES

FORT ERIE, ONTARIO (March 10, 2016) – Canadian Niagara Power Inc. (“CNPI”) and Rich Products of

Canada Ltd. (Rich’s) have joined forces to realize considerable energy efficiency and savings. Rich’s

received $900,000 over a four‐year period in incentive payments from CNPI for their energy efficiency

upgrades under the saveONenergy programs.

Click here to view press release.



 

 

International Power Line Project Rope Completion

Sunday, December 20, 2015

Completion of Rope Installation
All five ropes have been successfully installed across the Niagara River.  In the coming days the ropes will then be used to pull the wire from tower to tower.  The wires connect CNPI’s transmission system at the base of Queen Street in Fort Erie to National Grid’s transmission system at its Terminal House B on Busti Avenue, in Buffalo, New York. The re-energizing of the wires between the two transmission systems will then follow.
Thank you to all the agencies involved in getting this work done safely and efficiently!
 

International Power Line Project Update

Sunday, December 20, 2015

UPDATE
3 of 5 ropes have been strung across the Niagara River.  The subsequent four ropes will continue to be strung this morning.