Who Are We?

First and foremost, Hydro-Québec is energetic men and women—some 19,552 employees who are committed to their work.

Thanks to their contribution, Hydro-Québec is able to offer quality service all over the province, while maintaining strong profitability that benefits Québec as a whole. Hydro-Québec’s sole shareholder is the Québec government.

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Traders and analysts at work on Hydro-Québec Production’s energy trading floor.

Hydro-Québec Production

Generates power for the Québec market and sells power on wholesale markets. It is also active in arbitraging and purchase/resale transactions.

At Châteauguay substation, chief power system electrician Georges Daigneault and power system electrician Gyslain Girard replace insulators underneath the 735-kV current transformers.

Hydro-Québec TransÉnergie

Operates the most extensive transmission system in North America for the benefit of customers inside and outside Québec.

Sylvain Pagé, Manager of the Canexus plant in Beauharnois, and Marie-Victoria Aranda, Senior Commercial Delegate – Large-Power Customers, discuss an energy efficiency project.

Hydro-Québec Distribution

Provides Quebecers with a reliable supply of electricity.

Jocelyn Jean, Construction Site Manager, and Christine Patoine, Supervisor – Dikes and Dams, are at work on the Romaine-2 site.

Hydro-Québec Équipement et services partagés and Société d’énergie de la Baie James (SEBJ)

Design and carry out projects for the construction and refurbishment of generating and transmission facilities.

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