As the voice of Ontario’s electricity distribution community, the EDA engages in targeted, effective advocacy on issues that impact utilities, shareholders and more than five million customers across the province.
Working closely with our
Councils and Committee, the EDA Policy and Government Affairs (PGA) team analyzes issues and establishes evidence-based policy recommendations. Our long-term, strategic relationships with governments, regulators and stakeholders have positioned the EDA the trusted go-to resource for electricity-related decision-making in Ontario.
Positioning and promoting LDCs
Greater flexibility for LDCs
Promoting continued LDC leadership
Developing a more efficient energy market
GHG reduction and business opportunities
Promoting DERs, LDCs as FINOs
EDA Councils and Committees are comprised of skilled volunteers representing LDCs across Ontario. As the voice of the membership, Councils and Committees help shape our policy development and advocacy initiatives.
Regulatory Council - focuses on regulatory issues for LDCs
Operations and Engineering Council - focuses on technical and operational policy issues
Finance and Corporate Issues Council - focuses on LDC business issues
Human Resources Council - focuses on LDC HR issues
Conservation and Sustainability Issues Council - focuses on issues related primarily to government frameworks
Market Renewal Program (MRP) Committee – assesses and analyzes emerging issues related to IESO’s MRP
Electric Vehicle Subcommittee - offers expert analysis and advice on EV-related policy and legislation
Vice President, Policy, Government & Corporate Affairs
1 877 262 8593
Each member of our PGA team brings a wealth of skill and experience to our policy development and advocacy initiatives.
3700 Steeles Avenue West, Suite 1100
L4L 8K8, Vaughan, Ontario
TF: 1 877 262 8593