Market Operations
Market Operations
Market Operations

Energy Market Operations

Our trusted experts enable high performing energy projects with our energy desk and by making smart strategic moves every step of the way.

Our People

Uniquely Experience Experts

Career energy experts with deep experience in energy markets for small, medium and large-scale generator and energy storage projects in Ontario.

Our People

24 / 7 Energy Desk

We operate a 24 / 7 energy desk supporting hundreds of megawatts of direct participation into the IESO programs and markets for generators, energy storage, and demand response.

Peak Advisory

Software Enabled Platform

Utilizing the latest in automation and AI techniques, our market operations platform gives our customers the edge and an unparalleled experience.


Our market operations platform enables small, medium and large generators in Ontario to participate in IESO programs and markets to maximize returns. We work with our customers from the planning and enablement right through to market operations and settlements. With hundreds of megawatts of generator power under management, trust our experienced team to be a key part of your project’s success.

Learn More

Energy Storage

With deep experience in the energy storage industry, our market operations team works with both in-front of the meter and behind-the-meter storage projects to maximize earnings potential in IESO programs and markets, including peak avoidance, demand response and energy markets. Find out why we are the trusted partners for many of the energy storage projects in Canada.

Learn More
Demand Response

Demand Response

Our demand response service enables large curtailers of power to participate as direct market participants in the IESO demand response program. This approach can increase available revenues, decrease costs to participate and lessen the hours required for test activations.

Learn More

Experienced Energy Professionals

Our market operations team is comprised of experienced energy professionals who have managed multi-hundred-megawatt power plants, energy storage facilities of various technologies and configurations, and done extensive work with responsive loads in Ontario.

Safety Vest Icon

Trusted Consultant to Ontario Energy Agencies

Expertise recognized and used by Ontario energy agencies for a variety of topics related to generation facilities, fuel management and settlements.

Hard Hat Icon

Trusted by Private Operations

Engagements on special projects in the private sector for gas contracting, settlements, commercial contracts and settlement.

Market Operations

Our Clients Say it Best

“What is unique about Workbench is the team’s ability to understand and appreciate a wide variety of needs, from plant level operational to the most complex electricity market design, market compliance and regulatory policy changes.”

Keith Peddle
Plant Manager, Capstone Infrastructure, Cardinal Power of Canada

“Workbench has great knowledge of the IESO market, rules and requirements for specific contract types. They provide personalized service tailored to your needs. You don’t feel like you’re just another client. They answer questions promptly and get you the information you need.”

General Manager
Independent Power Producer with Operations throughout North America

“Workbench provides great customized energy related services. They are responsive, great collaborators and know many in the industry and at the IESO. They are positive, forward thinking and have always exceeded my expectations over the many years we have worked with them.”


Henry Oberholster
Associate Director Energy and Fleet, Greater Toronto Airports Authority

Ready for expert help?

Fill out the short form below and one of our experienced advisors will get back to you – probably faster than you’d expect!
Expert help