Alberta Energy Rates

Energy Rates

We can customize a solution based on your unique business needs.
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Energy Products

TransAlta partners with commercial, retail, industrial, municipal and public sector companies in Alberta to provide customized products to meet their energy needs. Specialized electricity, natural gas, and green products for your business include:

Electricity – Index

How it works: all of your electricity consumption is supplied at the hourly Alberta Pool Price

Advantages:

  • Maintain flexibility and switch to a fixed-price product when the time is right
  • Defer long term purchasing commitments
  • Contract terms from 1 month to 5 years

Recommended for businesses that:

  • Require transparent market price
  • Can adapt to fluctuating electricity rates
Electricity - Structured Block

How it works: a fixed amount of electricity at a fixed price

Advantages:

  • Tailor your purchase to reflect the specific needs of your business
  • Sell off excess energy when your need for power is less
  • Purchase additional energy when required at the hourly Alberta Pool Price
  • Contract terms from 1 month to 5 years

Recommended for businesses that:

  • Require budget confidence for the bulk of their electricity needs
  • Have consistent operating hours and predictable electricity consumption
Electricity - Load Following

How it works: a fixed price for all your electricity consumption within +/-20% bands

Advantages:

  • Eliminate budget risk with a guaranteed fixed price
  • Simplify energy management so you can concentrate on your organization’s true competitive advantage
  • Contract terms from 1 month to 5 years

Recommended for businesses that:

  • Require price stability because even the slightest increase in electricity rates will erode their bottom line
  • Need to forecast electricity costs with maximum certainty
Natural Gas – Index

How it works: all of your natural gas consumption is supplied at NGX AB-NIT Same Day Index

Advantages:

  • Maintain flexibility and switch to a fixed-price product when the time is right
  • Defer long term purchasing commitments
  • Contract terms from 1 month to 5 years

Recommended for businesses that:

  • Require a transparent market price
  • Can adapt to fluctuating natural gas rates
Natural Gas – Fixed

How it works: a fixed amount of natural gas at a fixed price

Advantages:

  • Tailor your purchase to reflect the specific needs of your business
  • Sell off excess natural gas when your need for energy is less
  • Purchase additional natural gas when required at the spot price
  • Contract terms from 1 month to 5 years

Recommended for businesses that:

  • Require budget confidence for the bulk of their natural gas needs
Green Energy

How it works: Renewable Energy Credits can be purchased in set quantities or as a percentage of your overall electricity purchase

Advantages:

  • RECs can be purchased separately or as part of a complete energy plan
  • RECs from TransAlta Renewables are certified and tracked by independent third parties that verify the source and quantity of Green Energy®

Recommended for businesses that want to:

  • Take a leadership role and reduce the environmental impact of doing business
  • Differentiate themselves from others without sacrificing their competitive advantage

Contact Us

To learn more about Everything Energy
1 877 700 9288
customers@transalta.com