The AUC’s electronic filing tool used to manage, search and upload application documents
Rules that set out requirements and processes for all entities under the AUC’s jurisdiction
Full list of all recently issued regulatory documents
Legislation regulating the energy and utilities sector
Current electricity and gas rates in Alberta
How the AUC reviews and determines utility rates
Resources for questions and general concerns involving regulated utilities
Answers to common utility related questions
Highlighting a few projects and applications currently being reviewed and considered
General information about creating an account and using the eFiling System
A list of active registered applications being considered
What is involved in reviewing power generation facilities in Alberta
Established process to review applications
Livestream broadcast of AUC hearings
Engage in a consultation
Resources for participating in an AUC hearing process
A trusted leader that delivers innovative and efficient regulatory solutions for Alberta
Your source for AUC news, bulletins and announcements
Electric, gas, water utilities and renewable power generation
Stories of innovative regulatory solutions for Albertans and happenings at the AUC
The AUC is reviewing an application for approval to recover the costs associated with decommissioning the Sundance 1 and 2 generating units
Hearing: To be determined
Location: To be determined
Decision expected: To be determined
Taylor McCusker 403-592-4370 or firstname.lastname@example.org
TransAlta Corporation contact:
Tracy Roberts (Lawson Lundell) 403-218-7520 or email@example.com
Listen to a hearing
The Alberta Utilities Commission is currently considering an application from TransAlta Corporation for approval to recover the costs associated with the decommissioning of the Sundance 1 and 2 generating units. The costs applied for in the decommissioning costs application include the future decommissioning costs of the Sundance 1 and 2 generating units, a proportionate share of costs to reclaim the Highvale Mine and costs for the reclamation of other associated facilities.
If approved, the costs will be paid by the Balancing Pool.
On January 30, 2020, the AUC held a pre-hearing meeting with parties to discuss procedural matters including the:
The Commission will be determining next steps for the proceeding.
Please visit the Review process and Have your say sections of the AUC website for more information about the process used to assess and consider applications for cost recovery for utility projects in Alberta.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 23778 in the “go to” section at the top left corner of your screen.
Have your say about a utility project has more information regarding your options for participation.