Our innovative strength


Innovation is deeply ingrained in Hydro-Québec. It drives ambitious projects within the organization’s business units and as part of its main activities (generation, transmission and distribution of electricity, as well as construction).

Hydro-Québec also relies on its research facilities to stimulate innovation, promote synergy and remain at the leading edge of technology.

Scientists, technicians and engineers are among the 500 experts from a variety of specialties who pool their expertise in support of Hydro-Québec’s business units in all aspects of their activities, from electricity generation to consumption.