Hydro-Québec Production

Description

Hydro-Québec Production generates power for the Québec market and sells its surpluses on wholesale markets. It is also active in arbitraging and purchase/resale transactions. Find out more

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Generating Facilities

Installed capacity 36,903 MW
Hydroelectric (62)a 36,366
Thermal (24)b 543
  1. 61 operated by Hydro-Québec Production and 1 by Hydro-Québec Distribution.
  2. 1 operated by Hydro-Québec Production and 23 by Hydro-Québec Distribution.

Other sources of supply

Installed capacity 10,300 MW
Churchill Falls generating station — Churchill Falls (Labrador) Corporation Limited a 5,428 MW
39 wind farms operated by independent power producers b 3,508 MW
7 biomass and 3 biogas cogeneration plants operated by independent power producers c 257 MW
5 small hydropower plants operated by independent power producers b 65 MW
Other suppliers d 1,056 MW
  1. Hydro-Québec has access to almost all the output until 2041.
  2. Hydro-Québec purchases all the output.
  3. Hydro-Québec purchases almost all the output.
  4. Hydro-Québec has access to the output of these suppliers.

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