Notice Re: MSA Compliance and Reliability Workshop

February 18, 2010


Re: MSA Compliance and Reliability Workshop - March 10, 2010 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

On March 10 the MSA will be hosting a compliance panel and reliability standards workshop, consisting of:

Part I - Compliance Panel - Best practices (approx 1 - 1.5 hours)

MSA will be inviting a number of market participants to share their experiences, best practices in relation to compliance with both ISO rules and reliability standards.  At the end of the panel session the MSA will provide a brief update on the feedback received on its 2009 Compliance Review and next steps.

Part II - Reliability Standards Workshop (approx 2.5- 3 hours)

On February 26, 2010 the DOE and agencies are giving a presentation to the Electric Utilities Advisory Committee around Alberta reliability standards.  This workshop on March 10 is an opportunity for market participants to explore the process in more detail, ask questions and offer suggestions on how the process can be improved.  If you are attending the February 26 meeting and have questions that you would like us to address please send them to

The MSA will publish a more detailed agenda, details of how to register and provide the location prior to March 10.


Harry Chandler