September 21, 2017 4:29 pm

Ontario natural gas bills to decrease after two quarterly increases

The Ontario Energy Board approved new rates for Enbridge, Natural Resource Gas Ltd. and Union Gas.

Richard Buchan / File / The Canadian Press
A A

TORONTO – Natural gas rates are going down for customers in Ontario on Oct. 1.

The Ontario Energy Board approved new rates for Enbridge, Natural Resource Gas Ltd. and Union Gas.

The average Enbridge customer will see their bill decrease by about $51 a year.

The average Natural Resource Gas customer will pay about $28 less a year.

READ MORE:  Natural gas rates in Ontario set to rise on July 1 for most customers

Average Union Gas customers in the North East region will pay about $66 less a year, South region customers will pay about $51 less and North West customers will see bills decrease by about $21 a year.

The decreases follow increases in the last two quarterly rate approvals for July and April.

© 2017 The Canadian Press

Report an error

Comments

Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first.

Global News