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Pending Changes - Documents

The list below provides advance notice of pending changes to the market rules, market manuals, technical interfaces documentation or other items that define the operation of the IESO-administered market. For changes that are minor, the listing will identify the document that is changing and a description of the revisions, but a link to the altered document may not be included.

Comments on the design and implementation concerns can be sent to pending.changes@ieso.ca. This feedback will be taken into account during the baseline schedule.

Details of all of the documents being revised for the current Baseline (and the next Baseline if available) can be found below.

See Document Library for previous Baseline Plans.

Pending Changes - Documents

Item Last Updated Comments Due Target Implementation
Market Rules to Manuals Cross Reference Guide GDE-23_v3.1

Updated to reflect recent Market Rule amendments that have created new references or deleted past references to applicable market manuals.
16-Feb-2018 26-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
System Impact Assessment Application (IESO)/Customer Impact Assessment Application (Hydro One SSM) for Generation Facilities, FORM-21_v4.1

Application form was updated to provide better clarity of information required.
31-Jan-2018 14-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
System Impact Assessment Application (IESO)/ Customer Impact Assessment Application (Hydro One SSM) for Load Facilities, FORM-22_v4.1

Application form was updated to provide better clarity of information required.
31-Jan-2018 14-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
System Impact Assessment Application (IESO)/Customer Impact Assessment Application (Hydro One) for Generation Facilities, IMO_FORM_1536_v10.1

Application form was updated to provide better clarity of information required.
31-Jan-2018 14-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
System Impact Assessment Application - Transmission Facilities, IMO_FORM_1537_v7.1

Application form was updated to provide better clarity of information required.
31-Jan-2018 14-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
System Impact Assessment Application - Load Facilities, IMO_FORM_1538_v9.1

Application form was updated to provide better clarity of information required.
31-Jan-2018 14-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
System Impact Assessment Application - Renewable Energy Generation Facility Application to Request a Connection Assessment for Hydro One, IESO_FORM_1706_v9.1

Application form was updated to provide better clarity of information required.
31-Jan-2018 14-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
Renewable Energy Generation Facility Application to Request a Connection Assessment for Hydro One SSM, IESO_FORM_1707_v8.1

Application form was updated to provide better clarity of information required.
31-Jan-2018 14-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
Market Manual 7: System Operations Part 7.1: IESO-Controlled Grid Operating Procedures, MDP_PRO_0040_v33.2

Changed the name of Section 2.4.2 to "System Flexibility Events" and revised content to reflect that 30-minute operating reserve may be adjusted to meet a system flexibility event. Distributors are now exempt from calling the IESO Control Room when offloading a dual element spot network (DESN) transformer for less than 15 minutes to perform load transfer switching.
29-Jan-2018 16-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
Market Manual 7: System Operations Part 7.2: Near-Term Assessments and Reports, IMP_PRO_0033_v39.1

Revised Control Action Operating Reserve (CAOR) content (Section 5) to reflect the October 2017 public information session.
24-Jan-2018 07-Feb-2018 Baseline 39.0
Market Manual 5: Settlements Part 5.5: Physical Markets Settlement Statements, MDP_PRO_0033_v68.2

Updated to add clarity to: 1) calculation of charge type 1318 “Demand Response Capacity Obligation – Capacity Charge” and 2) deadline to submit NODs. (Note: Retracted)
17-Jan-2018 26-Jan-2018 Baseline 39.0
List of Resources for Physical Bilateral Contracts, IMO_PBCL_0001_v17.1

Updated the list of resources for Physical Bilateral Contracts.
15-Jan-2018 26-Jan-2018 Baseline 39.0
IESO Charge Types and Equations, IMP_LST_0001_v62.1

Revision to tax treatment for charge type 1144 “Ontario Fair Hydro Plan Financing Entity Amount”.
11-Jan-2018 26-Jan-2018 Baseline 39.0
HST Guide for IESO Transactions, IMO_GDE_0002_v38.1

HST Guide has been updated with a change to the HST determination for Charge Type 1144.
11-Jan-2018 26-Jan-2018 Baseline 39.0
Market Manual 7: System Operations Part 7.3: Outage Management, IMP_PRO_0035_v32.1

Restored the Implementing and Assessing Reserve Tests table (Section 4.3.4, Table 4-11), which was removed in the June 2016 document rewrite.
10-Jan-2018 26-Jan-2018 Baseline 39.0
MOD-026 Verification of Models and Data for Generator Excitation, FORM-57_v1.1

Stakeholder comments regarding syntax and IESO experience with test results have prompted the proposed revisions.
10-Jan-2018 26-Jan-2018 Baseline 39.0
Market Rules Compliance and Enforcement Guidance Request, FORM-75_v0.1

The Market Assessment and Compliance Division (MACD) is intending to introduce a process to provide, upon request or on its own initiative, compliance and enforcement guidance regarding specific market rules and manuals. The posted draft Market Rule Compliance and Enforcement Guidance Request form is to be used to make a request to MACD for compliance and enforcement guidance.
10-Jan-2018 26-Jan-2018 Baseline 39.0
Market Manual 11: Reliability Compliance Part 11.1 Applicability Criteria for Compliance with NERC Reliability Standards and NPCC Criteria, IESO_GDE_0364_v6.2

Updated to clarify the requirements for the testing of Remedial Action Schemes (NERC Standard PRC-005-6). Updated to include applicability guidance for NERC standards PRC-002-2, PRC-005-6, and VAR-002-4
17-Jan-2018 28-Nov-2017 Deferred to Baseline 39.1