The daily temperature-adjusted load differential remains depressed, down over 800 MW at times. A large portion of the demand destruction is likely attributable to industrial turnarounds, such as CNRL Horizon, Syncrude and MEG – that effectively shut in crude production. Suncor’s Firebag cogen unit output was also running down around 65 MW, which might imply reduced production given no recent planned outage announcement.
The 2020 AIL Electricity demand destruction is slowly improving alongside Alberta's Phase 2 economic re-opening. The graph above shows that the... Read More
Sundance #3 (368 MW) & Sundance #5 (406 MW) are mothballed. Sundance #4 (406 MW) and Battle River #5 (385 MW) are offline in response to the... Read More