AUC hearing in progress.

Proceeding 27652  Register

Application 27652-A001

Commencement of virtual hearing: April 10, 2023 at 10 a.m. 

Decision expected: Summer 2023

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The Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC), the independent utilities regulator, will be holding a hearing to review the application and submissions received to consider the solar power plant development application in Proceeding 27652. The AUC issued a notice of hearing on December 14, 2022.

Creekside Solar Inc. has applied to construct and operate an 18.4-megawatt solar power plant called the Creekside Solar Project. The power plant would consist of approximately 46,342 solar photovoltaic panels and be located approximately one kilometer south of the town of Calmar. Specifically, the project would be located in the northwest quarter of Section 24, Township 49, Range 27, west of the Fourth Meridian.

Further information about the proceeding is available through the AUC’s eFiling System under Proceeding 27652.


Hearing Information

The AUC will be holding a hearing to review the applications and submissions received to consider the solar power plant development applications in Proceeding 27652. The hearing date is April 10, 2023. 

If you want to learn more about the review process, or for more information about how you may become involved in this proceeding, please contact us or review the information under “Have your say” or under “Review process.”

Summarized process schedule

The AUC has established the following process to consider the applications:

Process step Date
Virtual information session request November 7, 2022
Statements of intent to participate November 14, 2022
Information requests (questions) to applicant by interveners
(persons granted standing by the AUC)
December 12, 2022
Applicant response to information requests from interveners January 4, 2023
Interveners’ written evidence deadline January 19, 2023
Information requests to interveners about intervener evidence February 2, 2023
Interveners’ deadline to respond to information requests February 16, 2023
Applicant’s reply evidence deadline February 24, 2023
Hearing April 10, 2023 commencing at 10 a.m.


The eFiling System​

The eFiling System should be accessed to view the applications and the other documents the AUC will be considering in this proceeding. The system is also used to file submissions and evidence to participate in the proceeding.

To create an account, select “New account” and follow the steps to create a user ID and password. If you have any questions about how to use the system please contact us at or 310-4AUC.

Documents being considered in this proceeding can be found in the eFiling​ System (which requires log in). Once you have logged in, enter 27652 in the “go to” section at the top left corner of your screen.​

Creekside Solar Project