The Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) works at the heart of Ontario's power system. The IESO delivers key services across the electricity sector including: managing the power system in real-time, planning for the province's future energy needs, enabling conservation and designing a more efficient electricity marketplace to support sector evolution.
Regional Electricity Forums – We want to hear from you
Join others from your community to explore and provide input into the future direction of the electricity sector. These full-day forums will highlight local initiatives and discuss how local needs and perspectives can factor into broader provincial electricity planning.
The Northeast Ontario Regional Electricity Forum will be held in Timmins on November 22.
To learn more or register, see 2018 Regional Electricity Forums.
Spotlight on the electricity market
Ontario’s electricity market connects many players in the electricity system - from energy suppliers to transmitters, distributors to consumers and service providers. The IESO’s video, “What is an Electricity Market?” showcases this important component of Ontario’s electricity system. Operating the electricity market allows the IESO to ensure a reliable and cost-effective supply of electricity to Ontario.
Watch the video “What is an Electricity Market?”
Education and Awareness Sessions
The IESO is hosting education and awareness building sessions to provide interested parties with a practical understanding of the key aspects of the energy stream high-level designs within the Market Renewal Program. Targeted sessions will be held for consumers, generators, traders and others.
For more information or to register, see Market Renewal Education and Awareness Sessions.
News and Updates:
- Peter Gregg delivers APPrO conference keynote November 15, 2018
- Public webinar on the IESO's Draft Innovation Roadmap November 15, 2018
- Northeast Ontario Regional Electricity Forum - Timmins November 22, 2018
- Technical Panel Meeting December 04, 2018