Price Alert

Stay up-to-date on what is happening in Alberta’s electricity market. The Price Alert reports and logs real time live prices paid to Alberta generators.

The Variable Rate for electricity charged to consumers is indexed to the actual cost of energy paid by the Alberta Electric Systems Operator (AESO) to the generators in the province.

Energy Trading System (ETS)

The ETS facilitates the real-time wholesale electricity market. For live data detailing; generation supply / market demand and energy trading system pricing information: Click Here

Avg($) Min($) Max($)
Last 24 H
7 Day

30 Day Average
365 Day Average

This information is compiled for UTILITYnet customers and is furnished by AESO as a third party publishing source. UTILITYnet distributes this information without responsibility for accuracy. All information is accepted by the UTILITYnet customer on the condition that errors in transmission or omissions shall not be made the basis for any claim, demand or cause for action. The information was obtained from AESO’s Energy Trading System and is believed to be reliable, but we do not guarantee its accuracy.

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