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.

List of Force Majeure Notices

 

Market Participant

 

Date Notice Received

Demand Power Group Inc.

April 24, 2020

Edgecom Energy Inc.

Edgecom Energy Inc. (Termination)

April 30, 2020

September 24, 2020

ENEL X Canada

May 4, 2020

Essex Energy Corporation

April 23, 2020

Ivaco Rolling Mills 2004 LP

Ivaco Rolling Mills 2004 LP (Termination)

May 13, 2020

October 2, 2020

NRStor C&I LP - Allenburg DRA

April 23, 2020

NRStor C&I LP - Chatham DRA

April 23, 2020

NRStor C&I LP - Cherrywood DRA

April 23, 2020

NRStor C&I LP - Lennox-DRA

April 23, 2020

NRStor C&I LP - Middleport DRA

April 23, 2020

Stem Energy Canada Inc.

Stem Energy Canada Inc. (Termination)

May 7, 2020

July 7, 2020

Voltus Energy Canada Ltd. - Ottawa

Voltus Energy Canada Ltd. - Ottawa (Update)

May 21, 2020

June 24, 2020

Voltus Energy Canada Ltd. - Southwest

Voltus Energy Canada Ltd. - Southwest (Update)

May 21, 2020

June 24, 2020

Voltus Energy Canada Ltd. - Toronto

Voltus Energy Canada Ltd. - Toronto (Update)

May 21, 2020

June 24, 2020

Voltus Energy Canada Ltd. - West

May 21, 2020


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