Regional Planning

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The OPA conducts regional planning through its Integrated Regional Resource Planning (IRRP) process, where local stakeholders collaborate in the development of integrated solutions for maintaining a reliable supply of electricity to Ontario communities. The map below shows Ontario’s 21 electricity regions.

The objective of the IRRP process is to develop long-term electricity plans that thoughtfully integrate all relevant resource options, such as conservation and demand management, distributed generation, large-scale generation, transmission and distribution. 

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Map instructions: Mouse over a circle to see a summary for that region. Click a circle for more details on that region. 

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Group 1
These regions have plans
currently underway
Group 2
These regions are scheduled
for the next planning cycle
Group 3
These regions are scheduled
for future planning activity
Burlington to Nanticoke
Greater Ottawa
GTA North
GTA West
Northwest Ontario
East Lake Superior
GTA East
London area
Peterborough to Kingston
South Georgian Bay/Muskoka