On January 1, 2015, the Ontario Power Authority (OPA) will merge with the Independent Electricity System Operator to create a new organization that will combine the OPA and IESO mandates and continue the high quality work both organizations are known for.
As an important part of its mandate, the former OPA procured a portfolio of various generation technologies and capacities for the province of Ontario.
Information displayed, including capacity data, is accurate to the end of June 30, 2014.
Q3 2014 Update
As of September 30, 2014, the OPA held contracts for 22,640 megawatts (MW) of electricity supply generation based on average contract capacity.
The total capacity under contract included:
On this website, information on individual contracted facilities, both in commercial operation and in development, are grouped by technology type or fuel source, and can be found in the menu below or in the menu on the left side of this page.
Find more information on our contracted electricity supply projects:
|Bio-energy||Solar Photovoltaic (PV)|
|Simple/Combined Cycle (SC/CC)||Combined Heat & Power (CHP)|
Information on Contract Management (CM) quarterly reports, forms, and procedures manual can be obtained by following the links below.
|Quarterly Progress Report||CM Standard Forms||CM Procedures Manual|