Abitibi Canyon is a 264MW hydro power project. It is planned on Abitibi river/basin in Ontario, Canada. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the partially active stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 1930 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 1933. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Ontario Power Generation with a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 45.64 million cubic meter.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 1930. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 1933.

Contractors involved

Abitibi Canyon (Abitibi Canyon_Active) will be equipped with Andritz Hydro francis turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 70MW nameplate capacity.

Abitibi Canyon (Abitibi Canyon_rehab) will be equipped with Voith Hydro Holding francis turbines. The phase consists of 4 turbines with 48.5MW nameplate capacity.

Andritz Hydro is expected to supply 1 electric generator for the Abitibi Canyon (Abitibi Canyon_Active). The generator capacity is likely to be 80.5 MVA.

Canadian General Electric is expected to supply 4 electric generators for the Abitibi Canyon (Abitibi Canyon_rehab).

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.