Island Falls Generating Station is located on the Abitibi River in Tolmie and Menapia Townships, approximately 50 km north of the Town of Smooth Rock Falls. The station has four DEW vertical Francis turbines with GE Canada air-cooled generators. The station was originally constructed in 1925. In 1996, the station was modernized and all units converted to 60 Hz operation. The generation capacity of the facility is 38.0 MW.

Location: Abitibi River, 50 km north of the Town of Smooth Rock Falls, Ontario
Fuel: Water
Technologies: 4 DEW vertical Francis units
Nameplate Capacity: 38 MW
First Online: 1925
Power Sales: Long-term power purchase agreement

The Island Falls Generating Station is owned and operated by H2O Limited Partnership (H2O). BluEarth Renewables owns an interest in H2O. For more information and to view public notices, visit