Current Residential Rates
Rate 01—North West
April 2018 Rates
The Ontario Energy Board has approved changes to the rates Union Gas charges its customers effective Apr. 1, 2018. The new rates incorporate applicable temporary charges that do not affect the annual impacts listed below.
The total annual bill decrease will be $43.88 for a typical Rate 01—North West customer using 2,200 m³ of natural gas a year.
The table below shows the new, approved rates used to calculate your natural gas bill as of Apr. 1, 2018. The annual impacts, excluding temporary price adjustments, are based on a typical Rate 01—North West customer using 2,200 m3 of natural gas a year.
at Apr. 1, 2018
increase or decrease
|Gas Price Adjustment
|Transportation to Union Gas
|Transportation Price Adjustment
|Storage Price Adjustment
First 100 m³
Next 200 m³
Next 200 m³
Next 500 m³
All Over 1,000 m³
(included in Delivery on the bill)
|Delivery Price Adjustment
|Total Annual Impact
The gas commodity rate decreased by 0.5793 ¢/m³ to 9.6085 ¢/m³ based on our forecast of natural gas market prices for the next 12 months.
Gas Price Adjustment
The gas price adjustment rate decreased by 1.2222 ¢/m³ to -0.9836 ¢/m³ to make up the difference between our forecast cost of natural gas and actual costs from prior periods.
Transportation to Union Gas
The transportation to Union Gas rate decreased by 0.1897 ¢/m³ to 6.6669 ¢/m³ to reflect the decreased cost of transporting natural gas.
Transportation Price Adjustment
The transportation price adjustment rate decreased by 0.6642 ¢/m³ to 0.0440 ¢/m³ to make up the difference between our forecast cost of transporting natural gas and actual costs from prior periods.
The storage rate decreased by 0.0664 ¢/m³ to 2.1960 ¢/m³ to reflect the decreased cost of storing natural gas.
The delivery rates that vary with consumption decreased based on our forecast cost of delivering natural gas to your home or business. Delivery rates include the Ontario government’s cap-and-trade costs related to carbon emissions from the natural gas you use and that we use to deliver it to you.
Visit our cap-and-trade section for more information.
Delivery Price Adjustment
The delivery price adjustment rate decreased by 1.2219 ¢/m³ to 0.0644 ¢/m³ to make up the difference between our forecast cost of delivering natural gas and actual costs from prior periods.