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Previous Sessions

Pre-IRP Workshop #1
May 24th, 2019 - 12:15 PM

A teleconference was held with registered participants. Nova Scotia Power provided an overview of the IRP process and an update on the four pre-IRP deliverables:

  1. Capacity Study
  2. Bulk Grid Supply Options Study
  3. Demand Response Assumptions
  4. Renewables Stability Study



Pre-IRP Workshop #2
June 28th, 2019 - 12:00PM
Emera Place

Nova Scotia Power's IRP consultant E3 provided an introductory presentation on their work in other jurisdictions and an overview of key planning issues. EfficiencyOne also provided a presentation to stakeholders.



Pre-IRP Workshop #3
August 7th, 2019 - 12:00PM
Nova Scotia Power, Lower Water Street, Halifax

Nova Scotia Power, along with consultants from E3, presented the results of four pre-IRP deliverables: a Capacity Study, Resource Option Study, Renewables Stability Study and an overview of demand rate assumptions.



Pre-IRP Workshop #4
August 27th, 2019 - 9:00AM
Nova Scotia Power, Lower Water Street, Halifax, Boardwalk Level Conference Room (Thermal)

NS Power, along with consultants PSC, facilitated a follow-up session on three of the Company's Pre-IRP Deliverables: the Stability Study for Renewables Integration, Demand Response Program Assumptions and the Sustaining Capital Forecast included with the E3 Resource Option Study.



IRP Workshop #1
January 28th, 2020 - 9:00AM
Nova Scotia

This session was held to discuss the draft Assumptions and Analysis Plan and ask for feedback from participants.



IRP Workshop #2
February 27th, 2020 - 9:00AM
Nova Scotia
IRP Workshop #3
April 28th, 2020 - 1:00PM

An update on the work completed so far, including Scenarios, Modeling Plan, Resource Screening and Portfolio Studies.



IRP Workshop #4
July 9th, 2020 - 1:00PM

NS Power, along with consultants E3, presented and discussed the modeling results.



IRP Workshop #5
September 10th, 2020 - 1:00PM

NSP presented the Draft Findings, Action Plan and Roadmap for discussion. Participant Comments are requested by September 18.



2022 Evergreen IRP - Draft Assumptions, Modeling Scenarios and Early Insights Stakeholder Engagement Session
June 28th, 2020 - 1:00PM
Web Based

Intent of this session will be to review the Draft Assumptions, Modeling Scenarios and early modeling insights with Stakeholders and provide an opportunity for feedback and discussion. Please contact irp@nspower.ca for more details.