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Electricity and Burlington Hydro Milestones

  • Origin
  • 1897
  • 1900
  • 1902
  • 1903
  • 1904
  • 1906
  • 1913
  • 1914
  • 1915
  • 1920
  • 1925
  • 1930's
  • 1940's
  • 1945
  • 1948
  • 1954
  • 1958
  • 1959
  • 1960-62
  • 1965
  • 1966
  • 1979
  • 80's
  • 1990
  • 1990
  • 1993
  • 1998
  • 1998
  • 2000
  • 2003
  • 2000's
  • 2010
  • 2011
  • 2013
  • 2015
  • 2020

Early Years

Before the creation of the Burlington Public Utilities Commission in 1945 (in what was to become Burlington Hydro), electricity was distributed into our community by private power companies and the Hydro Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

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