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Water
The automated water treatment plant is located 8 miles east of the City where it draws water from Coal Lake. The water is then piped into the City reservoirs for distribution. The water treatment plant is designed to provide 50% increase in volume over present use. The City operates the system to ensure high quality water at competitive rates. The City of Wetaskiwin also owns and operates the sanitary landfill which is located north-west of the City about 6.5 kilometres from the subject property.

Solid Waste & Recycling
A contracted operator collects solid waste within the City. Commercial customers deal directly with the approved waste collection company based on rates agreed to between the City and the approved waste contractor.

The City operates a recycling depot that will accept paper, cardboard, glass, etc. For more details on what is accepted, please visit Public Works.

Natural Gas
In Alberta, under competitive retail service, you can choose to purchase your  natural gas from a variety of competitive retailers. You and the retailer of your choice may enter into a contract for the type and length of energy service you want. The regulated distribution company for your area will then deliver the energy to you.  Contract charges are not regulated, but competitive retailers are licensed by Service Alberta under the Fair Trading Act. Service Alberta reviews the companies' retail contracts before granting the license to offer competitive natural gas service.

Providers that serve Wetaskiwin residents include Just Energy and ATCO Gas . The Alberta Energy and Utilities Board (EUB) regulates natural gas in Alberta and sets rates based on supply and demand.

Electricity
In Alberta, under competitive retail service, you can choose to purchase your electricity from a variety of competitive retailers. You and the retailer of your choice may enter into a contract for the type and length of energy service you want. The regulated distribution company for your area will then deliver the energy to you.  Contract charges are not regulated, but competitive retailers are licensed by Service Alberta under the Fair Trading Act. Service Alberta reviews the companies' retail contracts before granting the license to offer competitive electric service.

Providers that serve Wetaskiwin residents include Just Energy and EPCOR. The Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) regulates electricity in Alberta and sets rates based on supply and demand.


Contact
Please phone 780-361-4415 for the utilities desk. For more information on the Energy Resources and Conservation Board please visit their website.