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Waterpower is one of the cleanest and most economical sources of electricity. It supplies both baseload and peak-load generation to the grid and is a proven critical resource for the sustainability of the electricity system. Today, Ontario's waterways provide many opportunities for waterpower projects to be developed.

Project size

  • 10 kilowatts or less

Contract price paid per kWh

  • 24.1 cents

Inflation index

  • 20 percent

Possible permits and approvals

Location/ resource

  • Where there are steep rivers, streams, creeks or springs flowing year-round

Other considerations

  • Project may affect:

Industry associations