La Tuque is a 294MW hydro power project. It is located on Saint Maurice river/basin in Quebec, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1940.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||294||294||–||Active||Quebec, Canada|
The project is currently owned by Hydro-Quebec.
La Tuque is a run-of-river project. The net head of the project is 34.75m.
The project got commissioned in 1940.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 40MW nameplate capacity.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 58MW nameplate capacity.
Canadian General Electric supplied 3 electric generators for the project.
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