Recent News

  • Prepare for high winds

    Prepare for high winds

    May 04, 2018

    As we anticipate high winds this evening, Utilities Kingston offers information to help protect your home and safety.

  • Gas rates, and electricity rates and periods for May 1

    Gas rates, and electricity rates and periods for May 1

    April 27, 2018

    The Ontario Energy Board announced that there will be little change to both time-of-use and tiered Regulated Price Plan electricity prices on May 1. Additionally, there will be no adjustments to the current Utilities Kingston gas rates at this time.

  • Saturday, April 28 is the National Day of Mourning

    Saturday, April 28 is the National Day of Mourning

    April 27, 2018

    This day is dedicated to remembering those who have lost their lives, or suffered injury or illness due to a work-related tragedy. We also take time to recognize the many families and friends who have been deeply affected.

  • Proactive replacement of end-of-life water heaters

    Proactive replacement of end-of-life water heaters

    April 25, 2018

    Utilities Kingston provides local, reliable water heater rentals in Kingston and the surrounding area. To ensure our customers have hot water when they need it, we are proactively replacing end-of-life water heaters.

  • Prepare for heavy rainfall and freezing rain

    Prepare for heavy rainfall and freezing rain

    April 12, 2018

    As we anticipate heavy rainfalls and freezing rain over the next several days, Utilities Kingston offers some information to help protect your home and safety.

  • Water filters can no longer be offered at your home:  be wary of door-to-door activities

    Water filters can no longer be offered at your home: be wary of door-to-door activities

    April 04, 2018

    Water filters and other products and services can no longer be offered at your home under new rules from Ontario. Utilities Kingston has been receiving reports of sales people going door-to-door, misrepresenting themselves as working on behalf of Utilities Kingston, the City of Kingston, or government.

  • Prepare for heavy rains and high winds

    Prepare for heavy rains and high winds

    April 03, 2018

    As we anticipate heavy rains and high winds into tomorrow, Utilities Kingston offers some steps you can take today to protect your home and safety.

  • April is Dig Safe Month: call before you dig!

    April is Dig Safe Month: call before you dig!

    March 29, 2018

    April 1 marks the official start of Dig Safe Month. Any time you plan to dig on or near your property, contact ON1Call first. Even if you’re just digging with a shovel, be sure to get a free locate in advance.

  • Jim Keech wins EDA award for dedicated service

    Jim Keech wins EDA award for dedicated service

    March 28, 2018

    Our president and chief executive officer, Jim Keech, was recognized for outstanding and dedicated service to the electricity industry with the Chair's Citation from the Electricity Distributors Association on March 26 in Toronto.

  • Moving can be chaos! Utilities Kingston understands

    Moving can be chaos! Utilities Kingston understands

    March 21, 2018

    There is so much to remember when moving in or out. Utilities Kingston wants to make your move as simple as possible. Open or close an account with us online at your convenience, any time, any day. Our online self-service form works nicely from a mobile device as well.