Registry of Lobbyists

Registration - In-house Corporation

Ontario Power Generation Inc. / Ken Hartwick, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Registration Information

In-house Corporation name: Ontario Power Generation Inc.
Previous in-house corporation names
Responsible Officer Name: Ken Hartwick, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 2005-08-19
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 943708-5005

Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 443

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 41

Version 6 of 87 (2008-03-06 to 2009-01-30)

Version 6 of 87 (2008-03-06 to 2009-01-30) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Information about Responsible Officer and Corporation

Corporation: Ontario Power Generation
700 University Avenue, 19th Fl.
Toronto, ON  M5G 1X6
Canada
Telephone number: 416-592-2114
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: Jim Hankinson, President & CEO  
Description of activities: OPG is an Ontario-based electricity generation company whose principal business is the generation and sale of electricity in Ontario. OPG's focus is on the efficient production and sale of electricity from its generating assets, while operating in a safe, open and environmentally responsible manner. OPG was created under the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) and is wholly owned by the Province of Ontario.
 
Parent: The corporation is not a subsidiary of any other parent corporations.
Coalition The corporation is not a member of a coalition.
Subsidiary: The corporation does not have any subsidiaries that could be affected by the outcome of the undertaking.
Other direct interests The corporation's activities are not controlled or directed by another individual, organization or corporation with a direct interest in the outcome of this undertaking.
 
Was the corporation funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? No
 

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Corporation

Name: Bruce Boland
Position title: Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs
Public offices held: No
 
Name: David Brennan
Position title: Senior Vice President Law & General Counsel
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Jim Burpee
Position title: Executive Vice President, Corporate Development
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Pierre Charlebois
Position title: Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Cara Clairman
Position title: Vice President, Sustainable Development
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Janice Dunlop
Position title: Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Chief Ethics Officer
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Pierre Guimond
Position title: Director, Federal Government Liaison
Public offices held: Yes
 
Name: Donn Hanbidge
Position title: Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Jim Hankinson
Position title: President & CEO
Public offices held: No
 
Name: D McNeil
Position title: Senior Vice President, Nuclear Generation Development
Public offices held: Yes
 
Name: Tom Mitchell
Position title: Chief Nuclear Officer
Public offices held: No
 
Name: John Murphy
Position title: Executive Vice President, Hydro
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Mike Peckham
Position title: Vice President, Performance Improvement and Nuclear Oversight
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Jim Twomey
Position title: Executive Vice President, Fossil
Public offices held: No
 

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, Canada Labour Relations Board (CLRB), Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA), Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC), Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA), Competition Tribunal (CT), Environment Canada, Finance Canada (FIN), Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO), Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAITC), Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission (HMIRC), Health Canada (HC), Industry Canada, Justice Canada (JC), National Energy Board (NEB), National Research Council (NRC), Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), Parks Canada (PC), Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Privy Council Office (PCO), Senate of Canada, Transport Canada (TC), Treasury Board Of Canada Secretariat (TBS)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Informal communications, Meetings, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
 
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Aboriginal Affairs, Energy, Environment, Fisheries, Industry, Infrastructure, Internal Trade, International Trade, Justice and Law Enforcement, Labour, Science and Technology, Taxation and Finance, Telecommunications, Transportation
 
Subject Matter: Retrospective: In the last six months OPG has communicated with:Environment Canada (EC) -on proposed regulations for greenhouse gases (GHGs) and criteria air contaminants (CACs) and Mercury (Hg) under the Notice of Intent to Regulate under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA).Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) -on the Major Projects Management Office (MPMO)-on the EcoEnergy for Renewable Power (eERP) program-on changes to Bill C-63 and C-5 the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act.Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) -on C-32 Amendments to the Fisheries Act and hydro power re-development and on Great Lakes Basin issues.Parks Canada -on hydro power re-development.Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA) -on the status of projects involving new nuclear reactors and potential refurbishment of existing reactors and hydro electric re-developmentsCanadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) -on environmental assessments, nuclear operating regulations, regulatory documents and periodic safety reviews.
Subject Matter: Prospective: In the next six months, OPG may communicate with:Environment Canada (EC) -on proposed regulation of greenhouse gases (GHGs) and criteria air pollutants (CACs) and Mercury (Hg) under Notice of Intent to Regulate under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA).-on developing a nuclear energy program.Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) -on the Major Projects Management Office (MPMO)-on changes to the Nuclear Safety and Control Act and regulations.-on developing a nuclear energy program-on developing an energy framework for Canada.-on draft regulations under the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act (NLCA).-on project funding under the ecoENERGY for RENEWABLE POWER program.-on Canadian ratification of the Convention on Supplementary Compensation.Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO)-on C-32 Amendments to the Fisheries Act and hydro power re-development-on Great Lakes Basin issues.Parks Canada-on hydro power re-development.Prime Minister's Office (PMO)-on developing a nuclear energy program-on proposed regulation of greenhouse gases (GHGs), criteria air pollutants (CACs) and Mercury (Hg) under Notice of Intent to Regulate under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA)-on developing an energy framework for Canada.-on Canadian ratification of the Convention on Supplementary CompensationPrivy Council Office (PCO) -on developing a nuclear energy program-on Canadian ratification of the Convention on Supplementary Compensation (CSC).-on proposed regulation of greenhouse gases (GHGs), criteria air pollutants (CACs) and Mercury (Hg) under Notice of Intent to Regulate under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) -on developing an energy framework for Canada.Finance Canada (FC)-on developing a nuclear energy program-on taxation related to electricity.Members of Parliament and Senators-on possible presentation and debate of resolutions in the House or Senate on nuclear safety, nuclear waste management or further deployment of nuclear technology.Transport Canada-on hydro power developmentsCanadian Nuclear Safety Commission-on regulatory documents, periodic safety reviews, changes to regulations.
 

Details Regarding the Identified Subject Matter

Categories Description
Policy or Program Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA)-on status of projects involving new nuclear reactors and potential refurbishment of existing reactors and hydro electric re-developments
Regulation Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC)-on regulatory documents, periodic safety reviews, changes to regulations.
Bill or Resolution, Policy or Program Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO)-on C-32 Amendments to the Fisheries Act and hydro power re-development and hydro electric operations
Regulation, Policy or Program Environment Canada (EC)-on proposed regulation of greenhouse gases (GHGs) and criteria air pollutants (CACs) and Mercury (Hg) under Notice of Intent to Regulate under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA)-on developing a nuclear energy program
Policy or Program Finance Canada (FC)-on developing a nuclear energy program-on taxation related to electricity
Bill or Resolution Members of Parliament and Senators-on possible presentation and debate of resolutions in the House or Senate on nuclear safety, nuclear waste management or further deployment of nuclear technology and on hydroelectric generation facilities.
Policy or Program, Regulation, Grant, Contribution or Other Financial Benefit, Legislative Proposal Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) -on the Major Projects Management Office (MPMO)-on changes to the Nuclear Safety and Control Act and regulations.-on developing a nuclear energy program-on developing an energy framework for Canada.-on draft regulations under the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act (NLCA).-on project funding under the ecoENERGY for RENEWABLE POWER program.-on Canadian ratification of the Convention on Supplementary Compensation.
Policy or Program Parks Canada-on hydro power re-development
Regulation, Policy or Program Prime Minister's Office (PMO)-on developing a nuclear energy program-on proposed regulation of greenhouse gases (GHGs), criteria air pollutants (CACs) and Mercury (Hg) under Notice of Intent to Regulate under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA)-on developing an energy framework for Canada.-on Canadian ratification of the Convention on Supplementary Compensation
Regulation, Policy or Program Privy Council Office (PCO) -on developing a nuclear energy program-on Canadian ratification of the Convention on Supplementary Compensation (CSC).-on proposed regulation of greenhouse gases (GHGs), criteria air pollutants (CACs) and Mercury (Hg) under Notice of Intent to Regulate under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) -on developing an energy framework for Canada.
Policy or Program Transport Canada-on hydro power developments