Our Work

We are responsible for:

  • Planning Alberta's network of towers, wires and related infrastructure
  • Operating Alberta's power grid—safely, reliably--every minute of every day
  • Developing and operating Alberta’s wholesale electricity market
  • Connecting electricity generators and industrial customers to the grid

We have great people.

The AESO is a team of leading experts in electricity. Our employees have experience and training from all over the world. This diversity and depth of knowledge offers opportunities to learn from colleagues and develop individually.

We do great things.

Our employees take pride in knowing the work they do every day helps to build a better Alberta. When asked what they enjoy the most about working for the AESO—supporting this public interest mandate is at the top of the list.