Eastmain is a 1,248MW hydro power project. It is located on Eastmain river/basin in Quebec, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2006.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||1,248||1,248||–||Active||Quebec, Canada|
The project is currently owned by Hydro-Quebec.
Eastmain is a reservoir based project. Eastmain underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2012.
The project got commissioned in 2006.
Eastmain (Eastmain 1 ) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy turbines. The phase consists of 3 turbines, each with 160MW nameplate capacity.
Eastmain (Eastmain 1A ) is equipped with Voith Hydro Holding francis vertical axis turbines. The phase consists of 3 turbines with 256MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the generator supplier for the hydro power project. The project consists of 6 generators.
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