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Wind Energy in Québec

Portrait of wind development in Québec

1st RFP 2nd RFP Others
First trials, including the construction of two vertical-axis wind turbines (Îles-de-la-Madeleine and Cap-Chat)      •  1975-1987
Construction of a test bank in Matane      • 1988
Commissioning of phases 1 and 2 of Le Nordais wind farm in Cap-Chat and Matane (99 MW)      •  1988 et 1999
Establishment of the TechnoCentre éolien      • 2000

First cylindrical towers produced in Québec, a Fabrication Delta product

    2001
Construction of a wind turbine technology showcase in Rivière-au-Renard      •  2001
Awarding of contracts negotiated with private companies totalling 108 MW in Murdochville      • 2002-2004
Construction and commissioning of wind farms generating 108 MW under negotiated contracts     2003-2005
Issue of the first 1,000-MW request for proposal by Hydro-Québec Distribution  •      2003
Presentation of proposals submitted in response to the first request for proposals and awarding of related contacts •      2004
Construction of blade (LM WindPower), nacelle (Composites VCI) and tower (Marmen) manufacturing plants     2005
Issue of the second 2,000-MW request for proposals by Hydro-Québec Distribution   •     2005
Construction and commissioning of wind farms associated with first RFP •      2006-2012
Presentation of proposals submitted in response to the second request for proposals and awarding of related contacts    •    2007-2008
Issue of the third 500-MW request for proposals specifically for local and Aboriginal communities by Hydro-Québec Distribution      •  2009
Presentation of proposals submitted in response to the third request for proposals and awarding of related contacts       2010
Construction of tower and E-module (ENERCON) and electrical converter (Eaton) manufacturing plants     2010-2011
Construction and commissioning of wind farms associated with second RFP    •    2012-2015
Construction and commissioning of wind farms associated with third RFP      •  2013-2015