• Ontario Energy Board Staff Issue Compliance Bulletin on Renewable Electricity Generation by Electricity Distributors
  • August 18, 2010 | Author: James C. Sidlofsky
  • Law Firm: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Toronto Office
  • Section 71 of the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998 (the “OEB Act”), sets out various permitted activities for Ontario’s licensed electricity transmitters and distributors. With certain limited exceptions, transmitters and distributors are prohibited from carrying on any business activities other than electricity transmission and distribution except through an affiliate. The prohibition had included electricity generation.