Rate 01—Union North West
April 2021 Rates
The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) has approved changes to Enbridge Gas’ rates effective April 1, 2021. For a typical customer the total annual bill decrease will be $1.55. The total impact on your bill will depend on how much gas you use.
The OEB has approved a temporary price adjustment to reflect the difference between the amount customers paid for energy conservation programs (DSM) from Jan. 1, 2017 to Dec. 31, 2018 and the actual costs incurred. This will appear on customers’ April to September bills, and for a typical Rate 01 - Union North West customer the total refund will be $9.03.
The table below shows the new, approved rates used to calculate your natural gas bill as of April 1, 2021. The annual impacts are based on a typical Rate 01 - Union North West customer using 2,200 m³ of natural gas a year.
at April1, 2021
increase or decrease
First 100 m³
Next 200 m³
Next 200 m³
Next 500 m³
All over 1,000 m³
|Facility carbon charge
(included in Delivery on the bill)
|Transportation to Enbridge Gas
|Federal Carbon Charge
|Gas Supply Charge
|Gas Price Adjustment
|Delivery Price Adjustment
|Transportation Price Adjustment
|Storage Price Adjustment
|Total annual impact
|Temporary Price Adjustments
Delivery to You
The delivery rates that vary with consumption increased based on our forecast cost of delivering natural gas to your home or business. These charges also include a facility carbon charge associated with the operation of Enbridge Gas’ facilities to deliver natural gas to you
Transportation to Enbridge Gas
The transportation charge has increased by approximately $0.12 per year for a typical customer due to higher costs for transporting natural gas.
Federal Carbon Charge
The federal carbon charge has increased from 5.8700 ¢/m³ to 7.8300 ¢/m³. This charge increases annually each April. All of the money collected for this charge goes to the federal government. Visit uniongas.com/carboncharge for
Gas Supply Charge
The gas commodity rate increased by 0.7704 ¢/m³ to 12.2538 ¢/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 2.9121 ¢/m³ to -1.1009 ¢/m³ and is in effect until March 31, 2022.
Delivery Price Adjustment
The delivery price adjustment rate decreased by 1.7327 ¢/m³ to -1.7327 ¢/m³ and is in effect until Sept. 30, 2021.
Transportation Price Adjustment
The transportation price adjustment rate increased by 0.0869 ¢/m³ to 0.1947 ¢/m³ and is in effect until March 31, 2022.
The storage rate increased by 0.0023 ¢/m³ to 2.0625 ¢/m³ to reflect the increased cost of storing natural gas.