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Ocean Falls

Ocean Falls is Boralex's first hydropower acquisition in British Columbia. It was build in 1921 on a reservoir nearby Link Lake, and acquired by Boralex in April 2009. Ocean Falls is a 14 MW hydropower plant.

Hydroelectric
In operation
POWER 14 MW
Facility Reservoir
Watershed 311 km²
Flow 39 m³/s
Head 45.57 m
River Link Lake
Term of the power purchase agreement 20 ans (1996-2016)
Built 1922
Equivalence in individuals supplied with electricity annually 1,002 people
Equivalence in tons of CO2 avoided annually 2,756 tons of CO2

¹ International Energy Agency (IEA) 2013