Hinds Lake (main) (HD-1) is a 75MW hydro power project. It is located on Hinds Brook river/basin in Newfoundland and Labrador, 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 1980. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 275 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 214m. The project generated 340 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1980.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of francis turbine with 75MW nameplate capacity.

Hitachi Mitsubishi Hydro supplied 1 electric generator for the project.

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This content was updated on 20 July 2023

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