High Falls (1) – Evacuateur is a 109MW hydro power project. It is located on Lievre river/basin in Quebec, 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 1929. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Brookfield Renewable Partners with a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 73.87 million cubic meter.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1929.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Hydro-Quebec under a power purchase agreement for a period of 40 years from 2022. The contracted capacity is 109MW.

Contractors involved

Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines.

Voith Hydro Holding supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 25 MVA.

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