Demand Response Auction

The IESO has replaced the Demand Response (DR) Auction with a Capacity Auction to enable competition between additional resource types. Please see the Capacity Auction webpage for more information.

Notice of Force Majeure

Under the Market Rules, the IESO is required to publish notices of Force Majeure submitted by Market Participants and any updates thereto (Chapter 1, section 13.3.12). The notices and updates included on this page were published in accordance with that requirement, and were received from Demand Response Market Participants. The notices and updates correspond to ongoing Force Majeure Events.

Related Information

There were a number of timelines organizations did adhere to in order to take part in the Demand Response Auction.

2020 DR Auction Timelines

2019 DR Auction Timelines

2018 DR Auction Timelines

2017 DR Auction Timelines

Auction Reports: Pre-Auction Report, Post-Auction Report

Market Manual 12: Demand Response Auction

DR Auction Calendar: IESO Market Calendars