Thank you for your question. Since the nationalization of electricity, all residential customers pay the same rate, regardless of where they live in Québec, which was not the case before nationalization.
To this day, our customers continue to enjoy the lowest rates in North America, thanks to our hydroelectricity, a clean and renewable source of energy, and the heritage pool.
In addition, Hydro-Québec maintains its commitment to limit its rate increase to inflation in 2016-2017.
Here is a comparison of electricity rates in North America: