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Big Silver Creek

Energy Hydroelectricity
Status In operation
Commissioned 2016
PPA expiration 2056
Innergex participation (%) 100.0
Capacity - gross (MW) 40.6
Capacity - net (MW) 40.6
Client BC Hydro

Project

Big Silver Creek is a run-of-river hydroelectric power generating facility with an installed capacity of 40.6 MW and an average annual production estimated to reach 139.8 GWh, enough to power more than 12,700 households. It is located approximately 40 km north of Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia. Construction began in June 2014 and was completed in July 2016. The Commercial Operation Date certificate has been approved by BC Hydro with an effective commissioning date of July 29, 2016. Big Silver Creek is Innergex’s 43rd operating site.