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.
Foster Capacity and Skills Development
The Education and Capacity Building (ECB) Program funds projects to help communities and organizations to learn about and to develop the skills needed for managing and generating energy – creating opportunities to increase participation in Ontario's energy sector.
The application window is open for the ECB Program 6.0 until April 6, 2018, 12 noon EST.
Read more about ECB success stories.
IESO Signs Gender Diversity Leadership Accord
Peter Gregg, President and CEO of the IESO recently signed the Leadership Accord on Gender Diversity in the Electricity Industry, signalling the IESO’s commitment to promote values of diversity, equality and inclusion in its own workplace and throughout the electricity sector.
Read the full news article.
Putting Ontario's Long-Term Energy Plan Into Action
The IESO’s Implementation Plan: Putting Ontario’s Long-Term Energy Plan Into Action outlines how the IESO will work with Ontario communities, stakeholders, and First Nations and Métis to implement initiatives in Ontario's 2017 Long-term Energy Plan (LTEP). The wide range of initiatives support Indigenous capacity and leadership, encourage an innovative sector, and deliver a flexible and efficient electricity system.
For more information, see Implementation Plan for 2017 LTEP webpage.