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Lower Churchill Hydroelectric Generation

Federal Review Status:
Active/In Progress

Description
Nalcor Energy's proposed Lower Churchill Hydroelectric Generation project is a hydro-electric of a capacity of approximately 3,074 mega-watts located on the Lower Churchill River in Labrador. The proposal consists of two hydroelectric generating facilities which have a combined power generation with two reservoirs flooding a total area of 121 square kilometres, and inter-connecting transmission.

Sector
Hydro

Location
Gull Island is located approximately 100 km and Muskrat Falls 30 km to the southwest of the Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay

Proponent:
Nalcor Energy

MPMO Officer:
Charlotte Landry
Policy Analyst PARDP
Major Projects Management Office
580 Booth st., 12th Floor
Ottawa, Ontario K1A0E4
Telephone Number: 343-292-6317

Email: charlotte.landry@canada.ca

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