Rene-Levesque is a 1,326MW hydro power project. It is located on Manicouagan 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 1975.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||1,326||1,326||–||Active||Quebec, Canada|
The project is currently owned by Hydro-Quebec.
Rene-Levesque is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 10,480 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 22.26m. Rene-Levesque underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2015-2020.
The project has 6 electric generators installed at the site.
The project got commissioned in 1975.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 6 units of francis turbines.
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