Regulatory Support

The complexity of the Ontario marketplace can be very puzzling for clients. N-Sci Technologies has a proven record of providing pragmatic, cost effective, support.

Ontario Energy Board (OEB)

  • Leave to Construct and Rate Application development and support
  • Hearing Intervention and Support
  • Expert Witness for rate design, cost allocation and utility operations

Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO)

  • Connection Assessments (feasibility studies, system impact assessments, transmitter/distributor liaison)
  • Facility Registration
  • Meter Service Provider support
  • Ontario Power Authority (OPA)
Support for Standard Offer Program and other procurement processes

Engineering and Project Management

A broad range of services focusing on Transmission, Distribution and Generation infrastructure design and construction.
  • System Planning (transmission and distribution)
  • Generator Development
  • LDC Connection Impact Assessments
  • Plan of Development preparation for waterpower site release
  • RETScreen International model development and scenario analyses
  • Owner’s Engineer and Construction Management
  • General Engineering Support
  • Capital and Maintenance Plan Development and Implementation
  • IESO Load and Revenue Forecasting
  • Electrical Safety Authority (ESA) support

Business and Strategic Planning

The complexity of the Ontario energy marketplace requires a sophisticated and diligent approach to business planning. N-Sci Technologies provides a range of services to assist clients in their planning activities.
  • Advisory Services
  • Corporate Development
  • Financing Application Support (e.g. NRCAN, NOHFC, FedNOR)
  • Marketing Strategy Development
  • Business Case & Business Plan Development

Safety, Health, and Environmental

N-Sci’s industrial and utility customers have a strong need for safety, health and environmental compliance. Virtually any project will need to address these issues. N-Sci Technologies leverages its experience in other service areas to provide support for safety and environmental managed systems.
  • Managed System Implementation
  • Program Development
  • Procedure Development
  • Internal Audit Support

Demand Side Management

The development of a conservation culture in Ontario is a key mandate of the OPA. As energy costs rise, the business case for the prudent application of new technologies improves. All forms of energy must be considered to ensure the client’s needs are met.
  • Energy Audits
  • Energy Monitoring and Metering Systems
  • Billing Analysis & Power Factor Correction
  • Measurement and Verification plans for DR Projects
  • Ontario Energy Board reporting support
  • Process Audits (e.g. mining, forestry, pulp and paper, HVAC)
  • Process Optimization (e.g. fan, pump, blower, compressed air)
  • Consumer Awareness Campaigns
  • Program Development and Delivery