This blueprint is organized as follows:
-The first section following this introduction discusses demand response in other markets, including both ISO-based markets and other regulated markets with interesting programs and results.
-The second section discusses market-ready products and services.
-The third section addresses the demand response resources that were available in Ontario prior to market commencement.
-The fourth section discusses the current market situation and various impediments to demand response including a variety of metering and rate tariff practices.
-The fifth section discusses the value of demand response from a variety of perspectives.
-Finally, a vision for demand response in Ontario is presented in the sixth section. This section also includes recommendations for the IMO and suggestions for the Government and Ontario Energy Board (OEB), as well as detailed discussion of topical areas, such as interval meters for new homes.