Corporate Strategy

The IESO balances supply and demand for electricity on a second-by-second basis, governs Ontario’s electricity markets to ensure fair and open access to the grid, and prepares for the future by undertaking comprehensive and transparent planning. 

The core strategies, connected with the IESO’s purpose and vision for the future, provides clarity, direction and focus roadmap to achieving strategic objectives. The IESO is guided by the following core strategies: 

  • Ensure cost-effective reliability 
  • Enable competition 
  • Advance sector leadership 
  • Drive business transformation 
  • Prepare for the sector of the future

The IESO also tracks specific corporate performance measures to ensure the organization is meeting its targets, and delivering on its mandate to ensure the reliability of the province’s power system on behalf of all Ontarians.