- Atikokan Hydro Inc has evolved from the Hydro Electric Commission of the Township of Atikokan. The original commission was formed in 1956 when the Township of Atikokan purchased the distribution system from Ontario Hydro.
Atikokan Hydro Inc was incorporated in 2000. The assets and operations of the former commission were transferred to the new corporation on October 31, 2002.
The sole shareholder of Atikokan Hydro Inc is the Township of Atikokan.
Atikokan Hydro Inc has three directors appointed by the shareholder. The original directors were:
- Mayor Dennis Brown
- Herb Roehrig
- Atikokan Hydro Inc will distribute safe reliable electricity to its customers.