Chute du Diable, Canada


Chute du Diable is a 224MW hydro power project. It is located on Peribonka river/basin in Quebec, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1952.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 224 224 Active Quebec, Canada


The project is currently owned by Rio Tinto.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 362.65 million cubic meter.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1952.

Contractors Involved

Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 5 units of francis turbines.

Voith Hydro Holding supplied 5 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 53.5 MVA.


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