Wahleach is a 64MW hydro power project. It is located on Wahleach river/basin in British Columbia, 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 1952. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by BC Hydro with a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 66.61 million cubic meter.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1952.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of pelton turbine with 61.2MW nameplate capacity.

Andritz Hydro supplied 1 electric generator for the project. The generator capacity is 75 MVA.

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