Energy Assistance Programming Working Group

The IESO is creating a new Energy Assistance Programming (EAP) Working Group that will support its successful delivery of energy-efficiency programming for the low-income customer segment. See the Terms of Reference for additional context.

The IESO anticipates discussions with the working group members on the following key areas:

  • Needs of the low-income customer segment
  • Experience with the current Save on Energy Home Assistance Program
  • Ways to remove participation barriers to increase program reach
  • Opportunities for increasing cross-program coordination, partnerships and promotion
  • Experience with similar programming in Ontario and/or in other jurisdictions
  • Topics for future market research

All enquiries, comments and nominations can be directed to

Related Information

EAP Working Group Members and Observers

Terms of Reference - Final


Schedule of Activities

Date  Activities  Expected Actions 

June 27, 2019


Meeting Summary

Energy Assistance Programming Working Group Meeting #1


May 20, 2019

Deadline for Call for Nominations


April 24, 2019

Draft Terms of Reference posted