TORONTO&mdahs;Enbridge Gas Distribution Ltd. says its typical Ontario residential customer’s natural gas bill will go down about $29 a year.
The gas distribution company says its received approval from the Ontario Energy Board for new rates starting next month.
The Ontario government’s cancellation of the cap-and-trade program will decrease rates by $80.
Higher transportation costs and natural gas prices, among other things, will partially offset those savings.
The company says the typical residential customer’s annual bill will be about $873.
Enbridge distributes natural gas to more than two million customers in Ontario.News from © Canadian Press Enterprises Inc. 2016