New Report – Electricity Markets in Ontario: An Examination of Mismatched Conditions and Options for Future Competitive Procurements

This report examines the effectiveness of the IESO’s planned competitive market mechanisms for meeting Ontario’s electricity system needs and reviews more suitable alternative procurement approaches. The four-part examination considers: The theory and effectiveness of electricity markets for achieving efficiencies, managing and sharing risks, and accommodating other public policy objectives; A historical look at how the […]

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Strategic Policy Economics cited in the Government of Ontario’s “Ontario Low-Carbon Hydrogen Strategy Discussion Paper”

“According to a report by the Green Ribbon Panel (2020), a group of Canadian nuclear and cleantech professionals chaired by Bruce Power, 23,000 hydrogen sector jobs could be created in Ontario based on a scenario of high hydrogen adoption (for example assumes 80 per cent of heavy-duty trucks use hydrogen fuel cells). The report also […]

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New Report – Investing in Made-in-Ontario Solutions: Policy Enabled Competitive Advantages Tuned for Growth

This report provides further analysis to support the Green Ribbon Panel’s findings and recommendations. The report shows how an integrated solution of nuclear, biomass, storage, hydrogen and distribution infrastructure could provide economic benefits to Ontario through creating jobs and enabling domestic strategic industries such as a hydrogen economy, zero-emission vehicle manufacturing, and a transformation of […]

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New Report – Clean Air, Climate Change and Practical, Innovation Solutions to Grow the Economy and Reduce GHG Emissions in Ontario

This report provides the analysis to support the Green Ribbon Panel’s findings and recommendations. The report reviews the need for GHG reductions and how Ontario’s unique low cost advantages can address this need. The report finds that Transportation, Industry and Buildings heating are the largest sources of GHG emissions, and that addressing Transportation and Industry […]

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Weekly News Brief ‘In the News’ Now Available

In the News is a weekly report on news in the power sector, covering media from Ontario and the world. Each week we search for news through a variety of sources, including Utility Dive, Greentech Media, CBC News, Financial Post, Vox, and Bloomberg, along with articles shared and discussed by energy journalists, academics, and other […]

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