Smart Grid Advisory Committee

Case number
EB-2013-0294
Launched
Sector
Electricity
Status
Active
Details

On June 27, 2013, the Board created the Smart Grid Advisory Committee (the “Advisory Committee”). The Advisory Committee provides the Board with ongoing assistance on emerging smart grid issues as the Board proceeds with facilitating the development and implementation of smart grid in Ontario. This process is intended to provide consumers, distributors, generators, transmitters and others who have an interest in the development of smart grid with an opportunity to provide advice and recommendations for consideration by the Board.

Disclaimer: Information contained in working group notes/documents represent the views of the individuals participating in the working group only, and in no way reflect official Ontario Energy Board position or opinion.

Updates

Date Issue / Document
January 27, 2015

The SGAC has developed a Questionnaire to assess the level of electricity distributor engagement with the issue of Cyber-security. 

August 5, 2014

The Board has posted the Smart Grid Advisory Committee’s Report on issues related to energy storage.

August 5, 2014

The Board has posted the Smart Grid Advisory Committee’s Report on issues related to near real-time data access for low-volume consumers.

November 21, 2013

The Board has posted the Terms of Reference for the Smart Grid Advisory Committee.

June 27, 2013

The Board is announcing the creation of the Smart Grid Advisory Committee, to provide the Board with ongoing assistance on emerging smart grid issues as it proceeds with facilitating the development and implementation of smart grid in Ontario. This process is intended to provide consumers, distributors, generators, transmitters and others who have an interest in the development of smart grid with an opportunity to provide advice and recommendations for consideration by the Board.

Cost Award Matters

Date Issue / Document
July 15, 2015

The OEB has issued an update on the June 18, 2015 Notice of Hearing for Cost Awards.

June 18, 2015

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

May 5, 2014

The Board has issued its Decision and Order on Cost Awards for Smart Grid Advisory Committee activities that took place up to the end of 2013.

January 27, 2014

The Board has issued a Notice of Hearing for Cost Awards in relation to participation on the Smart Grid Advisory Committee.

August 15, 2013

The Board has issued a letter addressing cost award eligibility in relation to participation on the Smart Grid Advisory Committee.