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ALL SECTORS – SOUTHERN ONTARIO Ontario Energy Asset Map
MAJOR OBSERVATIONSA potential “sandbox” for innovationNeed to move to lock in and build on changesEnergy sectors are large and growing global opportunitiesFragmentationRange of companies, spread across sectors • “Sandbox” can attract some interesting new playersCompanies need Capital + Customers + Capacity Ontario Energy Asset Map
POTENTIAL FOCUS SECTORSSector Justification and Observations“Smart Grid” Related Leverage investments and combine with ICT experienceSectors to improve system performanceGrid Interconnection Leverage investment in renewables, research base, extend life and performance of local gridPHEV / PEV Existing significant automotive industry in Ontario makes it important to establish a position in what may develop as an important segment of the global automotive sectorEnergy Efficiency / Green ROIBuildings Opportunity to innovate business models and energy source combinationsNuclear Adaptation of CANDU experience to life extension, decommissioning Ontario Energy Asset Map
SPECULATIVE SECTORSSector Observations Ontario OpportunitySolar Photovoltaics • Several researchers with internationally • Development of significant(modules) recognized capabilities and next generation receptor capacity within technologies in development. Ontario that can • New technologies have the potential to be commercialize research disruptive to current generation of technologies. results and retain benefits within Ontario • Although a number of competing technologies are in development globally, it remains unclear which may prove to deliver the best performance and necessary production scalability.Storage • Storage technology, cost competitive to • Fit to Ontario needs –(including Hydrogen as alternative generation will be an enabler for incorporating morestorage medium) distributed, intermittent generation (such as distributed, renewable wind, solar, tidal) and transportation systems. generation and optimizing • Investments in distributed renewables provides nuclear base load generation. platform and demand for solutions • Start with high value, niche • Potential for a variety of technologies to exist, applications – microgrids, off- each with differentiated strengths. grid, capacity constrained areas. Ontario Energy Asset Map