Stable Power Grid

The Town of Antigonish maintains its own Electric Utility which allows it to provide a reliable and stable power supply at competitive rates.

Business Antigonish: Stable Power

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Particularly important for financial services and back-office operations, a reliable power supply with excellent response times is a hallmark of the Antigonish Electric Utility. Additionally, Antigonish is not prone to extreme weather conditions such as hurricanes, experiencing little or no weather related power disruptions.  

  • Antigonish is one of five municipalities in the province with it’s own electric utility.
  • With it’s own utility, Antigonish is able to offer electricity prices at least 10% lower than Nova Scotia Power