Hydro-Quebec Distribution - Biomass - EAP 2011-1 (Quebec, Canada)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Quebec

Applies to Utility Hydro-Quebec

Name Hydro-Québec Distribution - Biomass - EAP 2011-1 (Quebec, Canada)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Green Power Purchasing
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector Utility

Funding Source Hydro-Quebec

Primary Website http://www.hydroquebec.com/distribution/fr/marchequebecois/pae-201101/index.html

Last Review 2015-01-09


Hydro-Québec Distribution established a program for the purchase of 300 MW of electricity in Quebec from cogeneration based residual forest biomass. Each project is limited to a maximum of 50 MW. Contract duration can vary between 15 to 25 years.