Kwalsa and Upper Stave is a 150MW hydro power project. It is located on Harrison Lake river/basin in British Columbia, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2010.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 150 150 Active British Columbia, Canada


The project is currently owned by Cloudworks Energy with a stake of 100%.

Kwalsa and Upper Stave is a run-of-river project. The project cost is $377.625m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2010.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to BC Hydro under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The hydro power project consists of 14 turbines.

Andritz Hydro supplied 14 electric generators for the project.


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