Hydro Facilities

Waterton

Alberta

 

Waterton

Waterton is a run-of-river hydroelectric facility with installed capacity of three MW, located at the base of the Waterton Dam on the Waterton Reservoir, near Hillspring, southwest of Lethbridge, Alberta. This whollyowned facility utilizes a horizontal double Alstom Francis turbine and a Kato generator. This facility began commercial operations in November 1992. Generation from this facility will be subject to the terms of a TransAlta PPA that terminates in 2033. Management believes that the estimated annual gross generation from the facility will be approximately 16 GWh.

Facts & Figures

Hillspring, Alberta

Hydro
3
100%
Yes
1992
TransAlta
Yes
2033
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