Hydro-Québec generates more than 99% of its electricity from water — a source of clean, renewable and reliable energy.

It also supports the development of other technologies—such as wind energy and biomass—through purchases from independent power producers.

Québec hydropower: Energy for the future

  • A source of energy that harnesses Québec’s vast hydroelectric potential.
  • Among the lowest greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Canada.
  • An environmentally sound development approach.
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Complementary energy sources

Wind power

While continuing to develop hydropower, its main means of generation, Hydro-Québec is supporting the growth of another renewable: wind power.

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Other energy sources

In addition to hydropower and wind power, Hydro-Québec also makes use of other energy sources, such as biomass.

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