Electricity Conservation and Demand Management (CDM)

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2021-2024 CDM Term

On May 28, 2021, the OEB issued a letter establishing a new deferral account and providing supporting guidance for distributors partnering with the Independent Electricity System Operator in the Local Initiatives Program.

On August 5, 2021, the OEB issued an OEB staff discussion paper regarding updating the Conservation and Demand Management (CDM) Guidelines for Electricity Distributors, and a letter inviting comments from interested parties.

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2015-2020 CDM Term

On June 20, 2019 the OEB issued a letter informing distributors that in light of the discontinuance of the Conservation First Framework, the OEB is in the process of updating guidance related to the supporting documentation required when making an application for approval of the Lost Revenue Adjustment Mechanism Variance Account (LRAMVA).

Subsequent to the OEB’s June 20, 2019 letter the addendum to the filing requirements for 2020 electricity distribution rate applications included updated guidance on what supporting information distributors should include in their applications for approval of amounts in the LRAMVA.


General CDM Information

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Aug 22, 2019

The OEB issued a Decision and Order amending Electricity Distributor licences to remove certain conditions related to CDM targets.

Sep 6, 2018

London Hydro Inc. - Application for an order to approve business activities other than the distribution of electricity (EB-2018-0118).