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  1. ABN
    • Aberfeldie
    • 3 generating units (24MW)
    • Francis turbine (reaction)

    • Interior
    • Bull River
    • run-of-the-river
  2. ALH
    • Arrow Lakes Hydro
    • 2 Generating Units (170MW)
    • Kaplan turbines (reaction)

    • Columbia River
    • Paralleled with Hugh Keenleyside Dam  (HLK)
    • IPP
    • Water issues. RGO
  3. ALU
    • Alouette
    • 1 generating unit (9MW)
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • ALU, SFN, RUS

    • Lower Mainland (Grid 3)
    • Stave River
    • No supy.
  4. ASH
    • Ash River
    • 1 Generating Unit (28MW)
    • Francis turbine (reaction)


    • Vancouver Island (Grid 2)
    • mechanical ramp rates
    • reservoir: Elsie Lake
  5. BR1 and BR2
    • Bridge River
    • 4 Generating Units each (200MW + 260MW)Pelton turbine (impulse)


    • Interior (Grid 1)
    • LAJ, BR1/BR2, SON
  6. CMS
    • Cheakamus
    • 2 Generating Units (157MW)
    • Francis turbine (reaction)

    • Coast (Grid 2)
    • reservoir: Daisy Lake
    • Squamish River

    • Water concerns
    • daisy lake elevation concerns
    • Ramp rates for generation decreases
  7. COM
    • Clowhom
    • 1 Generating unit
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 33MW


    Coast (Grid 2)
  8. ELK
    • Elko
    • Elk River
    • 2 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 12MW

    • Interior (Grid 1)
    • near Cranbrook
    • Water concerns: monitor Elko forebay elevations
    • flashboards
  9. FLS
    • Falls River 
    • 2 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 7MW 

    North Coast - near Prince Rupert (Grid 1)
  10. JHT
    • John Hart
    • 6 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction) 126MW
    • SCA, LDR, JHT

    • Vancouver Island (Grid 2)
    • Campbell River 
    • Water issues.
  11. JOR
    • Jordan
    • 1 Generating Unit
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 170MW

    • Vancouver Island (Grid 2)
    • Reservoir: Elliot Lake
    • Forebay Elevation - Hollow Cone valve must be opened to provide flow to Elliot Reservoir when generating. Elliot lake has very little storage capacity.
  12. KCL
    • Kootenay Canal
    • 4 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 570MW

    • Interior (Grid 1)
    • Kootenay River
  13. LAJ
    • La Joie
    • 1 Generating Unit
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 25MW

    • Interior (Grid 1)
    • LAJ, BR1/BR2, SON
  14. LB1
    • Lake Buntzen
    • 1 Generating Unit
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 52MW

    • Lower Mainland (Grid 3)
    • Reservoir: Coquitlam Lake
  15. LDR
    • Ladore
    • 2 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 47MW
    • SCA, LDR, JHT 

    • Vancouver Island (Grid 2)
    • Campbell River
  16. MCA
    • Mica
    • 4 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 1,792MW

    • Interior (Grid 1)
    • Columbia River
  17. PUN
    • Puntledge
    • 1 Generating Unit
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 24MW

    • Vancouver Island (Grid 2)
    • Uses water from Comox lake

    • critical flow levels
    • ramp rates
    • PRV
  18. REV
    • Revelstoke
    • 5 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 2,570MW

    • Interior (Grid 1)
    • Columbia River
  19. RPG
    • Rupert Gas
    • 2 Generating Units
    • Combustion turbine
    • 46MW

    North Coast (Grid 1)
  20. RUS
    • Ruskin
    • 3 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 105MW

    • ALU,  SFN, RUS
    • Lower Mainland (Grid 3)

    Water concerns: min. tailwater elevation limits
  21. SCA
    • Strathcona
    • 2 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 64MW
    • SCA, LDR, JHT

    • Vancouver Island (Grid 2)
    • Campbell River
  22. SEV
    • Seven Mile
    • 4 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 817MW

    • Interior (Grid 1)
    • SEV, WAN
  23. SFN
    • Stave Falls
    • 2 Generating Units
    • Kaplan turbines (reaction)
    • 90MW
    • ALU, SFN, RUS

    • Lower Mainland (Grid 3)
    • Stave River
  24. SHU
    • Shuswap
    • 2 Generating Units
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 6MW

    Interior (Grid 1)
  25. SON
    • Seton
    • 1 Generating Unit
    • 48MW
    • Francis (reaction) turbine

    • LAJ, BRR, SON
    • Southern Interior (Grid 1)
  26. SPN
    • Spillimacheen 
    • 3 Generating Units
    • 4MW 
    • Francis turbine

    • Interior (Grid 1)
    • Spillimacheen River
  27. WAH
    • Wahleach
    • 1 Generating Unit
    • Pelton turbine (impulse)
    • 63MW

    • Lower Mainland (Grid 3)
    • "high head" station
  28. WGS
    • Whatshan
    • 1 Generating unit
    • Francis turbine (reaction)
    • 54MW

    • Interior (Grid 1)
    • Columbia River
  29. WHN
    • Walter Hardman
    • 2 Generating Units
    • Pelton turbine (impulse)
    • 8MW

    Interior (Grid 1)
  30. GMS
    • G.M. Shrum generating station
    • 10 generating units
    • 2,730MW
    • Francis (reaction) turbine

    • Northern (Grid 1)
    • Peace River
  31. PCN
    • Peace Canyon generating station
    • 4 generating units
    • 700MW
    • Francis (reaction) turbine

    • Northern (Grid 1)
    • Peace River
  32. What are the major generating stations on Vancouver Island?
  33. What are the major generatign stations in the North?
    GMS and PCN.
  34. What are the major generating stations in the interior?
    MCA, REV, ALH, SEV,

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