What we do

  • oversees the regulatory framework for electricity pricing and develops policies to mitigate energy prices for Ontario consumers and businesses
  • supports energy efficiency and conservation
  • supports the growth of clean technology and innovation in the electricity sector
  • engages with Indigenous partners, local distribution companies, transmission companies and energy agencies in energy sector decisions
  • drives efficiencies and performance for consumers
  • supports economic and community development in Northern Ontario through investments, loans and partnerships
  • helps Ontario become a leader in sustainable mineral development
  • collects and publishes maps, reports and data about Ontario’s geology and mining claims
  • supports construction of northern highways and winter roads in the far north
  • works with Indigenous partners and the mining industry to support sustainable development in the Ring of Fire region

Updated: July 26, 2021
Published: October 05, 2016