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    Grid Alert Notifications

    Grid Alerts are issued when the Alberta power system is under stress, and we are preparing to use emergency reserves to meet demand and maintain system reliability. 

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      Grid Alert ended at 11:00 a.m. on April 5, 2024.


      The AESO has declared a Grid Alert as of 6:49 a.m. on April 5, 2024 due to tight supply. Generation is slowly coming online, and we expect conditions to return to normal by 10:00 a.m. Find information on Grid Alerts and energy conservation tips here