Bear Creek Cogeneration Plant is a 32MW biopower project. It is located in Alberta, Canada. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in February 2003. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by TransCanada Energy.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this combined heat and power (CHP) project to release the stored energy from the feed. Wood waste which is a kind of wood by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

The project consists of 1 turbine with 32MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in February 2003.

Power purchase agreement

Alberta Electric System Operator and Weyerhaeuser are the power offtakers from the project.

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