OEB Innovation Sandbox Renewal

Case number
EB-2021-0180
Launched
Sector
Electricity
Natural Gas
Status
Active
Details

The OEB is initiating a consultation to renew its Innovation Sandbox.
 
The OEB Innovation Sandbox has supported a number of innovative pilot projects in its first two years. However, the OEB recognizes that the Innovation Sandbox can be enhanced to better support innovation, and that adjustments made with the benefit of stakeholder input will allow the Innovation Sandbox to be more effective at responding to stakeholder needs and supporting innovation that delivers value to consumers.

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Reports
Issued
Updates
Updates
Date Issue / Document
January 31, 2022

To support the generation and adoption of new ideas and technologies within Ontario’s energy sector, the OEB unveiled its Innovation Sandbox 2.0.

September 27, 2021

The OEB has issued a presentation setting out staff’s proposals for the Sandbox 2.0 design and a letter inviting comments on staff’s proposals. The agenda for the September 30 stakeholder meeting has also been posted.

August 26, 2021

The OEB has issued a letter detailing the next steps in this consultation.

June 23, 2021

The OEB is initiating a consultation to renew its Innovation Sandbox.

Cost Award Matters
Cost Award Matters
Date Issue / Document
March 24, 2022

The OEB has issued its Decision and Order on Cost Awards.

February 17, 2022

The OEB has issued a Notice of Hearing on Cost Awards.

July 21, 2021

The OEB has issued a Decision on Cost Eligibility