Bawitik Power Corporation (BPC) was notified, pursuant to a July 16, 2018 directive from the Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines that the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) will be terminating its LRP I Contract with the Lock 25 GS Project, and, that pursuant to a Stop Work Notice, all work on the Project is to cease.

Bawitik Power Corporation
July 27, 2018


Ontario’s Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) was directed by Minister of the Energy on June 12, 2013 to commence the development of a competitive process for procurement of Large Renewable Projects (LRP).  In March 2014,  the IESO was directed to undertake a Request for Qualifications (LRP I RFQ) to identify prospective applicants for up to 300 MW of On-Shore Wind, 140 MW of Solar, 50 MW of Bioenergy and 75 MW of Waterpower.  Bawitik Power Corporation was one of six (6) applicants who pre-qualified to submit proposals under the second stage of the power procurement process for 75 MW of waterpower in a formal Request for Proposals (LRP I RFP).

For more information concerning the IESO’s LRP I RFP process and the timelines for completing the proposal applications, please visit the links below.