Presentations

Future of Demand Growth  
January 8, 2013
Webinar presented by Dr. Ahmad Faruqui, principal with The Brattle Group, and Chuck Farmer, Director, Planning Policy
and Approvals, OPA

A one-hour webinar on a potential paradigm shift in our views of electricity demand growth, based on
Dr. Ahmad Faruqui’s work on the future of demand growth and his theory that the new normal is low growth. 

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North of Dryden Regional Planning    
December 2012 
Presented at the 6th Annual Aboriginal Energy Forum

Results from the ongoing study of the development of supply needs in the north of Dryden area
and for the Ring of Fire. 

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Connecting Remote Communities    
December 2012 
Presented at the 6th Annual Aboriginal Energy Forum

Considerations for connecting remote communities.

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Outlook for Electricity Demand and Supply in Ontario 2012    
November 2012 
Presented by Amir Shalaby, Vice President of Power System Planning, OPA, at the Association of Power Producers
of Ontario 2012 Conference

A broad overview of electricity demand and supply, costs in electricity service, strategies for operating a changing supply mix and planning priorities. 

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OPA Perspectives on Regional Planning 
March 29, 2012  
Presented by Mike Lyle, General Counsel and Vice President, Legal, Aboriginal and Regulatory Affairs, OPA, at the Renewed Regulatory Framework for Electricity Stakeholder Conference, OPA

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Outlook for Electricity Demand and Supply in Ontario 2011  
November 2011
Presented by Amir Shalaby, Vice President of Power System Planning for the Ontario Power Authority, at the Association of Power Producers of Ontario 2011 Conference.

An overview of Ontario generation outlook to 2015, including energy production, reliability and ancillary services.

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Ontario's Integrated Power System Plan
September 2010 
Speech presented by Colin Andersen, CEO, OPA, to the 2010 OEA Annual Conference 2010 OEA Annual Conference 

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Planning Conservation in Ontario’s Electricity System 
September 2009 
Presentation by Chuck Farmer, Director of Conservation Integration, addresses the EUCI Green Energy Week Conference on Energy Efficiency

The changing role of the OPA and conservation in Ontario, the evolution of planning, and challenges to integrating conservation.

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Ontario's 20 - Year Vision for Sustainable Electricity Supply
May 2009 
Speech presented by Colin Andersen, CEO, OPA, to the Ontario Energy Forum 

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