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Beauport

Built in 1908 and renovated between 1994 and 1995, Beauport is a 4.5 MW hydroelectric power station located on the sides of Montmorency River in Quebec's Capitale-Nationale region. Its power sales contract with Hydro-Quebec was renewed in 2015 for 20 years.  

Hydroelectric
In operation

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POWER 4 MW
Facility Run-of-river
Watershed 1,100 km²
Flow 29 m³/s
Head 18.8 m
River Montmorency River
Client Hydro-Québec
Term of power purchase agreement 20 years (2015-2035)
Construction 1908
Renovation 1994-1995
Equivalence in individuals supplied with electricity annually 1,202 people
Equivalence in tons of CO2 avoided annually 3,307 tons of CO2

¹ International Energy Agency (IEA) 2013