The company's investments help power Ontario's economic growth and contribute to a cleaner, greener economy. The energy-efficiency programs Union Gas has pioneered are empowering its customers to use natural gas even more efficiently, resulting in lower energy bills and reduced environmental impact.
The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) is an independent Crown corporation that regulates natural gas utilities in Ontario including issuing codes, rules and guidelines for regulated entities to follow in their operations, approving and setting delivery rates and approving pipelines and facilities.
The National Energy Board (NEB) also regulates some of our Union Gas pipelines. The NEB is an independent federal agency that regulates international and interprovincial aspects of the oil, gas and electric utility industries including construction, operation, rate regulation and abandonment of pipelines that cross Provincial or International Borders. The NEB is accountable to Parliament through the Minister of Natural Resources Canada.