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    Updates

    Updates involving any changes to the AESO Connection Process, AESO Business Practices or revised industry templates.

    Below are announcements involving any changes to the AESO Connection Process, AESO Business Practices or revised industry templates, listed in chronological order by publishing date. 

    2021

    Watch here for new updates.

    • 2020

      April 28, 2020

      Update to Connection Study Requirements document

      The Connection Study Requirements document, which provides guidance during Stage 2 of the Connection Process, has been revised and updated to align with the current process.

      Click here to read the updated document.

      Jan. 29, 2020

      Update to Connection Process Quick Reference Guide

      The Quick Reference Guide is a connection process overview and metrics document, which provides a high-level summary of the current process on one side and stage-duration metrics on the other. The stage-duration metrics have been updated to include stages completed between Jan. 1, 2018 and Jan. 1, 2020. No other updates were made to the document. The Quick Reference Guide can be found on this page.

    • 2019

      Nov. 26, 2019

      AESO Behind the Fence stakeholder session materials

      On the morning of Nov. 26, 2019, the AESO will be hosting a collaborative stakeholder session on the AESO’s Behind the Fence process. 

      Materials related to the session, including the presentation, session feedback booklet and the draft Behind the Fence Quick Reference Guide (QRG) are available below.

      Nov. 5, 2019

      AESO Behind the Fence stakeholder session

      On the morning of Nov. 26, 2019, the AESO will be hosting a collaborative stakeholder session on the AESO’s Behind the Fence process. The primary focus of the session will be on distribution connected-generation projects and projects that involve changes to existing facilities (load and generation). The session will include an overview of Behind the Fence process changes resulting from the 2018 ISO Tariff.  An agenda will be provided to registered parties closer to the session.

      Event: AESO Behind the Fence stakeholder session
      Date: Nov. 26, 2019
      Time: 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
      Location:
      Westin Hotel
      Bow Valley Room
      320 4 Avenue SW
      Calgary, AB

      If your organization is interested in attending this session, please email customer.connections@aeso.ca  to provide the names and contact information of the representatives who will participate. To attend via webinar, please click here to register.

      Aug. 1, 2019

      Update to Connection Process Quick Reference Guide

      The Quick Reference Guide is a connection process overview and metrics document, which provides a high-level summary of the current process on one side and stage-duration metrics on the other. The stage-duration metrics have been updated to include stages completed between July 1, 2017 and July 1, 2019. No other updates were made to the document. The Quick Reference Guide can be found on this page.

      March 12, 2019

      Update to System Access Service Request (SASR)

      The SASR application form is used to request new or altered system access service on the transmission system. The updated version includes refinements for clarity and ease of use.

      Please click here to view the updated SASR

      Feb. 26, 2019

      Update to Connection Process Quick Reference Guide

      The Quick Reference Guide is a connection process overview and metrics document, which provides a high-level summary of the current process on one side and stage-duration metrics on the other. The stage-duration metrics have been updated to include stages completed between Jan. 1, 2017 and Jan. 1, 2019. No other updates were made to the document. The Quick Reference Guide can be found on this page.

    Contact us

    For any questions relating to the latest updates, please contact AESO Customer Connections.
    Phone: 403-539-2793
    Email: customer.connections@aeso.ca