Outardes-3 is a 1,026MW hydro power project. It is located on Aux Outardes 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 1969.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||1,026||1,026||–||Active||Quebec, Canada|
The project is currently owned by Hydro-Quebec.
Outardes-3 is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 215 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 143.57m.
The project got commissioned in 1969.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines.
Andritz Hydro supplied 4 electric generators for the project.
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