The Distributor is the quarterly magazine for and about EDA members. The Distributor is designed to:

  • Provide EDA members and stakeholders with news and insights on the electricity sector in Ontario;
  • Profile EDA member LDCs, their activities, innovations and successes;
  • Inform and engage EDA members and stakeholders on issues and policies that impact the electricity sector in Ontario;
  • Highlight and promote EDA membership, events, products, services and overall member value.
  • Winner of the 2021 Hermes Creative Award

The newest issue of EDA’s The Distributor magazine is out now. It focuses in part on the May long weekend derecho storm and on the response on the part of some of Ontario's most heavily impacted local hydro utilities.

Member and sponsor features include:

You also won’t want to miss a Q&A with the Ontario Energy Board's Chief Commissioner with respect to the agency’s modernization journey. Learn more about the role and priorities of EDA Councils. Plus our sector scan, advocacy in action and other regular features.

In each issue:

  • Sector Scan – what’s happening in the sector, at Ontario LDCs and at the EDA
  • Feature – in depth stories on key themes and initiatives
  • LDC Innovators – features on innovative LDC projects
  • Advocacy in Action – updates on EDA policy development and advocacy activities
  • Commercial Success – expert insights and advice on concepts, products and services that can help EDA members optimize business success
  • Connect Events – photos and writeups on recent and upcoming EDA conferences, tradeshows and networking events


Submit an Article

EDA members are welcome to submit articles for consideration for The Distributor.

Check out The Distributor editorial guidelines.


Advertise in The Distributor

Published four times a year and distributed directly to Ontario LDCs, The Distributor offers affordable, highly targeted opportunities to reach electricity distribution decision makers and stakeholders.

Check out The Distributor Media Kit for 2022