Learn about the IESO, Ontario's power system, how the electricity market works and what consumers can do to use electricity more efficiently.
The Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) works at the heart of Ontario’s electricity system, ensuring that electricity is available where and where it is needed. Here’s how the IESO manages the electricity grid.
Ontario’s demand for electricity varies throughout the day, requiring different forms of supply to perform different roles to meet reliability. Learn how Ontario’s electricity system works.
New technologies are transforming the way we produce and use electricity. The IESO is at the forefront of this change, driving and guiding the electricity sector’s evolution. See how Ontario’s power system is transforming.
Ontario’s electricity markets drive competition and affordability. Learn more about what influences electricity pricing in Ontario.
Ontario’s electricity system has many moving parts, all working together to ensure electricity supply remains reliable, affordable and sustainable. Here are some quick facts, videos and online tools to help boost your energy IQ.
While Ontario benefits from one of the cleanest electricity systems in North America, the process of eliminating all emissions from the grid is a significant and complex undertaking. This report explores two scenarios that could see Ontario begin moving toward a decarbonized grid this decade.
Ontario’s electricity system is one of the cleanest in the world and is well positioned to support the electrification of other sectors.
One of the biggest changes happening to Ontario’s electricity system is the emergence of locally-owned electricity generation and control technologies.