Toronto Hydro Corporation - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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					                  Toronto Hydro Corporation - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDAE11577SA                                                                                          Publication Date: APR 2013

          14 Carlton Street                                  Phone             +1 416 5423100                   Revenue         2,852.40 (million CAD)
          Toronto, ON                                        Fax               +1 416 5422662                   Net Profit      NA
          M5B 1K5                                            Website           www.torontohydro.com             Employees       1,700 (Estimated)
          Canada                                             Exchange                                           Industry        Alternative Energy

       Company Overview
       Toronto Hydro Corporation (Toronto Hydro) carries out distribution of electricity in Canada. The company operates through two
       wholly-owned subsidiaries, Toronto Hydro-Electric System Limited and Toronto Hydro Energy Services Inc., undertakes energy
       efficiency, energy management, energy conservation and renewable generation; and electricity distribution to commercial and
       industrial customers. It operates electric utilities, and sells power to around 719,000 customers in the retail, commercial, business
       and residential sectors. The company also provides professional energy management services to help various businesses lower
       their energy consumption costs.
       Key Executives                                                             SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                Title                     Toronto Hydro Corporation, SWOT Analysis
         Clare R. Copeland                 Chairman                                Strengths                            Weaknesses
         Colum P. Bastable                 Director
                                                                                   Strong Operations                    Decreased Liquidity Ratios
         Janet Beed                        Director
                                                                                   High Credit Ratings                  Legal Proceedings
         Vince Brescia                     Director
         Patricia Callon                   Director
        Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
                                                                                   Opportunities                        Threats
        GlobalData
                                                                                   Increasing Energy Demand in          Consumer Resistance to Smart
                                                                                   Canada                               Meters
        Key Competitors
         Canadian Utilities Limited                                                Cooperation between Ontario          Stringent Regulatory
                                                                                   and Quebec                           Environment
         Hydro-Quebec
         Epcor Utilities Inc.
                                                                                  Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research, GlobalData
         Enmax Corporation
        Brookfield Power Corporation
        Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
        GlobalData


       Recent Developments

       Nov 12, 2012                  Toronto Hydro And City Of Toronto Launch Solar Power Program At McGregor Park Arena In
                                     Scarborough
       Nov 08, 2012                  Toronto Hydro And City Of Toronto To Launch Solar Power Program At McGregor Park Arena
       Nov 01, 2012                  Valard Resumes Work On Toronto Hydro System
       May 03, 2012                  GreenSaver To Provide saveONenergy HAP For Ontario's Homeowners
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research, GlobalData




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       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 2
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
          List of Figures ................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - Key Facts .............................................................................................................................................. 4
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - Key Employees ..................................................................................................................................... 5
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - Key Employee Biographies ................................................................................................................... 6
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - Major Products and Services ................................................................................................................ 7
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - History .................................................................................................................................................. 8
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - Company Statement ........................................................................................................................... 10
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries ................................................................................................................ 13
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 13
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 13
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 14
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - Business Description .......................................................................................................................... 14
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - SWOT Analysis................................................................................................................................... 15
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 15
          Toronto Hydro Corporation - Strengths ......................................................................................................................................... 15
             Strength - Strong Operations .................................................................................................................................................... 15
             Strength - High Credit Ratings .................................................................................................................................................. 15
             Strength - Strong Domestic Player ............................................................................................................................................ 15
          Toronto Hydro Corporation - Weaknesses.................................................................................................................................... 15
             Weakness - Decreased Liquidity Ratios .................................................................................................................................... 15
             Weakness - Legal Proceedings ................................................................................................................................................. 16
          Toronto Hydro Corporation - Opportunities ................................................................................................................................... 16
             Opportunity - Increasing Energy Demand in Canada ................................................................................................................ 16
             Opportunity - Cooperation between Ontario and Quebec ......................................................................................................... 16
             Opportunity - Favorable Government Initiatives ........................................................................................................................ 16
          Toronto Hydro Corporation - Threats ............................................................................................................................................ 17
             Threat - Consumer Resistance to Smart Meters ....................................................................................................................... 17
             Threat - Stringent Regulatory Environment ............................................................................................................................... 17
             Threat - Dropping Canadian Water Levels ................................................................................................................................ 17
       Toronto Hydro Corporation - Key Competitors ................................................................................................................................. 18
       Section 3 – Company’s Power Financial Deals and Alliances ...............................................................................
				
DOCUMENT INFO
Description: Toronto Hydro Corporation (Toronto Hydro) carries out distribution of electricity in Canada. The company operates through two wholly-owned subsidiaries, Toronto Hydro-Electric System Limited and Toronto Hydro Energy Services Inc., undertakes energy efficiency, energy management, energy conservation and renewable generation; and electricity distribution to commercial and industrial customers. It operates electric utilities, and sells power to around 719,000 customers in the retail, commercial, business and residential sectors. The company also provides professional energy management services to help various businesses lower their energy consumption costs.
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