Hydro One is committed to managing our facilities and operations through a risk-based approach that avoids and/or minimizes our impact on the environment and supports ecosystem protection and conservation of biological diversity.
We always plan our work to limit our impacts on:
We're proud to have taken our regulatory responsibility a step further by establishing an active Biodiversity Advisory Committee (BAC) with representation from all our lines of business. The BAC develops, reviews and recommends best practices for biodiversity opportunities within Hydro One; it also vets proposals from third parties. We are working to support pollinators and developing a pollinator-friendly seed mix in relation to the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs’ pollinator health action plan.