Premiere Chute is a 131MW hydro power project. It is located on Outaouais river/basin in Quebec, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1968.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||131||131||–||Active||Quebec, Canada|
The project is currently owned by Hydro-Quebec.
Premiere Chute is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 22.26m.
The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine.
The project has 1 electric generator installed at the site.
The project got commissioned in 1968.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 31.05MW nameplate capacity.
Voith Hydro Holding supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 34.5 MVA.
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