Abitibi Canyon is a 349MW hydro power project. It is located on Abitibi river/basin in Ontario, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1930 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1933.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||349||349||–||Active||Ontario, Canada|
The project is currently owned by Ontario Power Generation with a stake of 100%.
The hydro reservoir capacity is 45.64 million cubic meter. Abitibi Canyon underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2010.
The project construction commenced in 1930 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1933.
Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 5 units of francis turbines, each with 48.5MW nameplate capacity.
Canadian General Electric supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
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