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New England and Quebec – … to over 1 million homes Delivering ...

New England and Quebec – … to over 1 million homes Delivering ...

Why Canadian HydroPower

Why Canadian HydroPower is an attractive resource optionLifetime GHG emissions (g CO 2 e/kwh)Hydroelectricrun-of-riverNuclearWindHydroelectricwith reservoirPhotovoltaicsolarThermal:natural gasThermal: coalOther Characteristics> Quebec and Northeast Markets havecomplementary load characteristics› Northeast Markets peak in summer› Quebec market peaks in winter(electric heating)> Reservoir-based hydro also effectivelyprovides storage services and isdispatchable, unlike other low/noemissionresources which areintermittent (e.g., wind or solar)> Systems require a AC-DC-ACtransformation to link systems andensure frequency stability2Source: World Energy Conference 2010

Existing HQ Interconnections with the NorthEastBedford, QCDes Cantons, QCChateauguay, QCMassena, NYHighGate, VTSandy Pond, MAAC/DC ConverterStationsThree Major InterconnectionsHigh Gate (Quebec - Vermont)• 225 MW• Major supplier of Vermont’senergy needs through a longterm energy contractPhase I/II (Quebec – Massachusetts)• 2000 MW potential (1200 MWfirm)• Spot and short term contractswith New England markets• New York (Upstate Interconnection)• 1500 MW• Spot and short term contractswith New York marketsBack to BackConverter3

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