Public Service Cost Advantage

Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (NSPI) – NSPI is the electrical utility for the province of Nova Scotia. NSPI provides variable rates depending on the type of business, season, and amount of power in Kilowatts used. The table below outlines the Nova Scotia power rates. For more information on Nova Scotia power rates please visit

Municipal Water Rates

The Cape Breton region is divided into counties and towns and each one, where applicable levies a different tax water rate established by the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board.  The counties and towns include: The Cape Breton Regional Municipality, The Municipality of the County of Inverness, the Municipality of the County of Richmond, the Municipality of the County of Victoria, the Town of Port Hawkesbury and the Town of Mulgrave.