Bécancour Cogeneration Plant

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Overview 

Located in Quebec, Bécancour Cogeneration Plant is a high efficient facility with a production capacity of 550 MW.

FAQs

Cogeneration is the simultaneous production of two forms of useful energy from a single fuel source, often electricity and steam from natural gas. Cogeneration plants minimize fuel consumption, save money and can greatly reduce emissions.

The Bécancour plant has the capacity to produce 550 megawatts of electricity.

The Bécancour facility is fueled by natural gas. It uses thermal efficiencies to minimize fuel consumption and reduce operating costs. What’s more, emissions are reduced by incorporating Dry Low Oxide technology.

 

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Quebec’s Bécancour Cogeneration Plant is designed to produce two forms of energy from a single source — electricity and steam. The plant uses natural gas and has a production capacity of 550 megawatts (MW) of electricity. This process of cogeneration helps contribute to lower emissions.

Regulatory

Regulatory Contact

The Bécancour Cogeneration Plant is governed according to regulations outlined by the Régie de l’énergie du Québec.

Emergency Response
Our commitment to the safety of our people, pipelines and facilities is unwavering. In case of an emergency, please call the appropriate 24-hour toll-free hotline:
Régie de l’énergie du Québec

1.514.8732452

1.888.873.2452 (Toll-free)

EMAIL

 

Ways to reach us

We’re here to answer your questions. For general questions you can contact us by email, but for a quicker response, please call us directly.

Bécancour Cogeneration Plant (TransCanada)

Bécancour Cogeneration Plant (TransCanada)
450 – 1 St. SW
Calgary, Alberta
T2P 5H1

1.403.920.2000

1.800.661.3805
        Toll-Free (North America)

1.403.920.2200

Emergency Response
Our commitment to the safety of our people, pipelines and facilities is unwavering. In case of an emergency, please call the appropriate 24-hour toll-free hotline:
Canada: 1.888.982.7222

Media Relations
TransCanada welcomes enquiries from media. Please direct questions to:
1.800.608.7859 Toll-free (North America)

Investor Relations
We welcome inquiries from analysts, shareholders and prospective shareholders at:
1.800.361.6522 Toll-free (North America)