Regional Planning Process Outcome (IRRP)
Ottawa Area sub-region
The regional planning cycle begun in 2013 for the Ottawa Area sub-region was completed in April, 2015 and an Integrated Regional Resource Plan (IRRP) was released.
In the near-term, four transmission and distribution reinforcement projects are recommended to address demand growth and reliability needs; work on these projects is underway by Hydro One. The Working Group will ask for community input on addressing the need for additional supply tomeet electricity demand growth in the South Nepean area, which is expected to be required around 2020.
FAQs – Electricity Needs in South Nepean Area (April 25, 2016)