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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_v4.1

Updated to reflect new "applicable market manual" references in the Market Rules as of Baseline 40.1, December 5, 2018.
12-Nov-2018 19-Nov-2018 Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 3: Metering Part 3.7: Totalization Table Registration, IMP_PRO_0047_v20.1

Added provisions under section 2.3.4.3 to allow metered market participants to offset no-load losses incurred under a de-energized state of a power component.

08-Nov-2018 22-Nov-2018 Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 1: Market Entry, Maintenance and Exit  Part 1.2: Facility Registration, Maintenance and De-Registration, MDP_PRO_0016_v36.1

Added new section (7) to include registration requirements for Capacity Export commitments.
18-Oct-2018 01-Nov-2018 November 14, 2018 in advance of Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 4: Market Operations Part 4.2: Submission of Dispatch Data in the Real-Time Energy and Operating Reserve Markets, MDP_PRO_0027_v58.1

Changes to this procedure include - revised and renamed the “Capacity-Backed Exports” section 2.6 to reflect the new Capacity Exports process; and removed Section 2.7 and Appendix G for Capacity-Based Demand Response (CBDR), as the program ends October 31, 2018.

18-Oct-2018 01-Nov-2018 November 14, 2018 in advance of Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 4: Market Operations Part 4.3: Real-Time Scheduling of the Physical Markets, IMP_PRO_0034_v53.1

Changes to this procedure include - addition of new Section 6.7 for Capacity Exports and removed old “Capacity-Backed Exports” Section 6.4.5, as the content is no longer relevant.

18-Oct-2018 01-Nov-2018 November 14, 2018 in advance of Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 4: Market Operations Part 4.6: Real-Time Generation Cost Guarantee Program, PRO-324_v1.1

This procedure was updated to include new Section 2.3 - Capacity Exports and removed content related to Cap and Trade from Sections 5.3 and 5.4, as this program has been cancelled effective October 1, 2018.
18-Oct-2018 01-Nov-2018 November 14, 2018 in advance of Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 5: Settlements Part 5.5: Physical Markets Settlement Statements, MDP_PRO_0033_v70.1

This procedure was updated to include a new Section 1.6.33 for Capacity Export.
18-Oct-2018 01-Nov-2018 November 14, 2018 in advance of Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 7: System Operations Part 7.1: IESO-Controlled Grid Operating Procedures, MDP_PRO_0040_v35.1

This procedure was updated to replaced references to “capacity-backed exports” with “capacity exports” and updated steps 4 and 16c of the Emergency Operating State Control Actions (EOSCA) list to remove references to capacity-based demand response (CBDR), as this program ends October 31, 2018.
18-Oct-2018 01-Nov-2018 November 14, 2018 in advance of Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 7: System Operations Part 7.3: Outage Management, IMP_PRO_0035_v35.1

This procedure was updated to include new Section 3.3 - Outage Coordination for Capacity Exports.
18-Oct-2018 01-Nov-2018 November 14, 2018 in advance of Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 9: Part 9.5 Settlement of Day-Ahead Commitment Process, IESO_MAN_0080_v6.1

This procedure was updated to include a new Section 5.4.2 for Capacity Exports.
18-Oct-2018 01-Nov-2018 November 14, 2018 in advance of Baseline 40.1
Market Manual 13.1: Capacity Export Requests, PRO-357_v0.1

This new procedure provides information to market participants on the submission and IESO assessment of Capacity Export Requests.
18-Oct-2018 01-Nov-2018 November 14, 2018 in advance of Baseline 40.1
Data Catalogue Submission Form, IMO_FORM_1449_v2.1

Minor editing to form, including removal requirement for submission on floppy disk or CD.
10-Oct-2018 26-Oct-2018 Baseline 40.1
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 40.1