Murdoch Wilson is a 55MW hydro power project. It is located on Shipshaw 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 1957. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Resolute Forest Products.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 1.96 million cubic meter. The project generated 360 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine with 51MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1957.

Contractors involved

Voith Hydro Holding supplied 1 electric generator for the project. The generator capacity is 60 MVA.

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This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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