The Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) has published a report titled “Removing Obstacles for Storage Resources in Ontario”. Recommendations focus on the removal of regulatory barriers including: i) the IESO Market Rules; ii) the Ontario Energy Board Codes; and iii) other Legislation and Regulations. This pre-conference workshop at Solar Canada 2019 delivered by Katherine Sparkes, Director – Innovation, Research & Development, Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) (invited) will provide attendees with an understanding of: how regulatory modernization has not been keeping up with recent technological changes; and the changes that are needed to encourage and enable energy storage’s benefits in Ontario and in jurisdictions across Canada.
Workshops are available to Full Conference Registrants & to Trade Show Registrants with Workshop Upgrade Registration. Registration hours are from 9:00am to 6:00pm. All workshops will take place in the Arabian Room. Light refreshments will be served at Workshops. Lunch will not be served at Workshops.