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Real-Time System Demand

Calgary is a big, fast growing city and its energy demands tell a unique side of that story. Below is the estimated electrical system load for The City of Calgary. This represents the demand for electricity across the ENMAX Power Corporation service territory for all customers, whether they are residential, commercial or industrial.

Current System Load*

1368 MW

Season Record
Summer Record
Winter Record

Dec. 18, 2018 4:42 PM

Season Record

1468 MW

Dec. 06, 2018

Summer Record

1692 MW

Aug. 10, 2018

Winter Record

1653 MW

Dec. 02, 2013

* The information displayed above is based on 15 minute average values and is not predictive of future energy market conditions or prices and should not be relied on as being so. ENMAX Power Corporation including without limitation its subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers and employees makes no express or implied representation or warranty with respect to this information, and shall have no liability whatsoever for the accuracy, completeness, usefulness or reliability of such information. Please be advised these reports may include estimates based on information currently available to us and can be subject to change.

media inquiries

Inquiries regarding electrical demand in Calgary can be directed to the ENMAX Media Line at 403-689-6150.

All customers are free to purchase natural gas services from the default supply provider or from a retailer of their choice and to purchase electricity services from the regulated rate provider or from a retailer of their choice. The delivery of natural gas and electricity to you is not affected by your choice. If you change who you purchase natural gas services or electricity services from, you will continue receiving natural gas and electricity from the distribution company in your service area. For a current list of retailers you may choose from, visit www.ucahelps.alberta.ca or call 310-4822 (toll free in Alberta).

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