Sunday 05/15/2016 - Wednesday 05/18/2016
Le Centre Sheraton Montréal

Director of Regulatory Affairs
Alberta’s Utilities Consumer Advocate
Douglas Simpson is a graduate of British Columbia Institute of Technology and has a diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology. He has 35 years of experience in the electrical industry including the areas of substation construction and maintenance, system operations, market development and regulatory affairs. His regulatory experience includes intervention in British Columbia Transmission Corporation’s Open Access Transmission Tariff (OATT) proceeding in 2005 and numerous ISO Rule proceedings before the Alberta Utilities Commission. Doug Simpson has been the Director, Regulatory Affairs at Alberta’s Utilities Consumer Advocate for the last year. In his current role he has been involved in and provided oversight on dozens of consumer interventions in Alberta Utility Commission proceedings including utility applications for: capital trackers, general tariff, generic cost of capital, and performance based regulation rates and factors.