The Energy Transition in Îles-de-la-Madeleine
Making the islands even greener
Video : Cable connection
Starting in 2025, the islands will be supplied with Hydro-Québec’s clean and renewable energy via underground and subsea cables from Percé substation, located in Val-d’Espoir, Gaspésie.
Working in partnership with the community, Hydro-Québec will set up a microgrid that uses other renewable energy sources, energy storage batteries and various solutions for managing power consumption in buildings.
Thermal power plant
The thermal power plant will be maintained as a backup facility that can be used during maintenance operations or in the event of a power outage.
Total clean energy
Compared with 2017,
Hydro-Québec’s GHG emissions reduced by
A robust, reliable solution for more than
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