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The Power of Golf Fore Charity Tournament Raises $20,000 for United Way Oxford

On Wednesday, September 21, 2016, ERTH Corporation hosted the EDA Western District’s fourth annual “Power of Golf Fore Charity” golf tournament at Craigowan Golf Club in Woodstock, Ontario. Not only did the last day of summer 2016 fall on a beautiful day for golf, the tournament was a huge success for a local charity. We… Read more »

Introducing Chris White, New CEO at ERTH

ERTH Corporation’s Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Chris White to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Chris assumed the role effective July 1, 2016 and has succeeded Jeff Pettit’s 24 years of dedicated service to ERTH Corporation.

ERTH Awards Presented

On Thursday, June 23, 2016, ERTH presented its annual ERTH Awards to three very deserving companies: Gaffney Electrical Solutions Ltd., the Township of Norwich, and the Elgin Innovation Centre. The ERTH Awards are handed out each year to individuals or groups within Erie Thames Powerlines’ service territory who are committed to environmental, economic and social… Read more »

Another Successful Charity Golf Tournament for ERTH

On June 9, 2016, ERTH held its 11th Annual Charity Golf Tournament at the Ingersoll Golf Club. It was a beautiful day in support of a very deserving charity, the Canadian Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva Network (CFOPN). FOP is a disease that turns muscle tissue into bone; effectively turning people (mostly children) into human statues. To… Read more »

See a Downed Power Line? Stay Away, Stay Safe!

Power lines don’t fall often, but when they do, knowing what to do (and what not to do) could save your life. Heavy ice or snow, motor vehicle accidents, and broken tree limbs could all cause a power line to fall. You should always assume that all power lines (downed or not) are energized until… Read more »

EDI and Billing Service Now Available in 12 States

Due to the tremendous response from retail energy suppliers, ERTH’s comprehensive EDI and Billing service has expanded into four new states: Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Delaware. This increases our footprint to include 12 states in addition to the province of Ontario, Canada with more to come soon.

ERTH Award Recipients Officially Announced

We are delighted to present this year’s ERTH Awards to three deserving groups who have proven their dedication to energy conservation and sustainability. Gaffney Electrical Solutions Ltd., Township of Norwich, and Elgin Innovation Centre will be honoured at a ceremony in June.

Jeff Pettit, President & CEO to Retire

ERTH Corporation has announced that Jeffrey Pettit, President & Chief Executive Officer will retire this year, once a successor is chosen.

World Water Day 2016

According to the United Nations, almost half of the world’s workers work in water related sectors and nearly all jobs depend on water and those that ensure its safe delivery. At ERTH, this is proven every day especially in our industry-leading water metering division.