ERTH to provide water/wastewater utility billing for Oxford County

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We are pleased to announce that ERTH will provide water/wastewater billing and collections services on behalf of opens in a new windowOxford County to Woodstock residents beginning February 1, 2016.

Woodstock residents used to be charged for their water/wastewater usage by Woodstock Hydro on behalf of Oxford County. After completing a detailed RFP process for a new provider, Oxford County selected ERTH as the successful bidder. ERTH will provide the billing and collections services to Oxford County under its operating entity name, ERTH Solutions. Read More »

Is Electrical Safety at the Top of your Holiday List?

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opens in a new windowThe following was written and released by the Electrical Safety Authority.

The holiday season comes with the much-anticipated ritual of hanging the lights and installing festive decorations. And every year, thousands of Ontario consumers purchase and install holiday decorations without realizing the potential electrical safety hazards. Read More »

Why every city in Ontario should install LED street lighting

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There are certain things in Canada that are just part of our daily life and the culture of living here. When it comes to forward thinking, economics and common sense are often pretty well connected, and in Canada we’re pretty good at it. A good example of this is our currency and the changes in recent years to our coins. Our one dollar and two dollar bills didn’t make sense. They cost too much money to produce and they lasted only a short while before they had to be withdrawn for damage. Therefore, the paper bills were replaced with coins. In another example, the penny itself cost more to make than it was worth as a currency. Read More »

ERTH Attends New England Energy Policy Summit for Energy Marketers

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ERTH is attending The opens in a new windowNational Energy Marketers Association opens in a new windowNew England Energy Policy Summitopens IMAGE file in Cambridge, MA today and tomorrow. At our booth, Robert is showcasing out total managed services billing solution for energy marketers and retailers. Read More »

ERTH Launching Quadra 4.2 at WennSoft Synergy 2015

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ERTH will be launching Quadra 4.2 at opens in a new windowWennSoft Synergy 2015 in Henderson, Nevada. Synergy will run from October 12-15 at the Green Valley Ranch. ERTH will be presenting Quadra 4.2 during the event at 10:45 a.m. on Tuesday October 13 and again at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday October 14. Please join us at our booth for a coffee or a latte while you charge your phones. Read More »

ERTH to Provide New Water Billing Service

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opens in a new windowThis article was originally posted on 104.7 Heart FM’s website.

This will be provided everywhere in the county except Tillsonburg.

OXFORD COUNTY – Water and wastewater billing in Oxford County will be done by ERTH corporation except for in Tillsonburg where the bills will continue to come from the town.
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Why are cloud based solutions becoming more popular with Utilities?

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Having worked in the utility industry implementing Customer Information Systems (“CIS”) and Enterprise Resource planning (“ERP”) since the early ’90s, I have seen a very slow moving trend from premise-based towards cloud solutions being deployed by utilities. On premise solutions have gone from the only option to just one of three available today including cloud solutions and hybrid or managed solutions. Hybrid or managed solutions are either cloud solutions managed by the utility or premised-based solutions managed by third parties. Read More »