Summary of activities in 2016

The mission of Hydro-Québec is to deliver reliable electricity service throughout Québec. The company has fully embraced the concept of sustainable development and works tirelessly to meet the needs of the present while preserving the environmental heritage and energy future of generations to come.

The Sustainability Report 2016 gives an overview of Hydro-Québec's efforts to apply the principles of sustainable development in all aspects of its operations. We are especially proud of our achievements in three areas: our continued development of hydropower, which accounts for almost 100% of our output; the success of our energy efficiency programs; and our positive impact on the Québec economy.

CR Reporting Awards 2017

Hydro-Québec’s Sustainability Report 2015 was recently recognized by this global competition. The report was the winner in the Relevance and Materiality category and it obtained excellent results in five other categories:

  • Best Carbon disclosure (2nd place)
  • Creativity in Communications (2nd place)
  • Best report (3rd place)
  • Openness and Honesty (3rd place)
  • Credibility through Assurance (3rd place)

Detailed results are available on the Web site of the awards organizer, Corporate Register.