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  • Electricity - Eastern Canada Generating Stations, 1968

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows, for Eastern Canada, locations of electrical generating stations, the installed generating capacity of rivers and thermal stations, installed capacity in kilowatts and whether the generating station is...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Electricity - Western Canada Generating Stations, 1968

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows, for Western Canada, locations of electrical generating stations, the installed generating capacity of rivers and thermal stations, installed capacity in kilowatts and whether the generating station is...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Hydropower Resources

    Hydroelectricity is electricity generated by hydropower, which usually requires the potential energy of water stored behind a dam to drive a water turbine and generator. The map shows 632 large dams and 6 major dams. Major dams are defined as being greater than 150 metres in height and large dams...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Hydro and Fuel Electric Power - Eastern Canada

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the electrical generating network in Eastern Canada circa 1954. Generating plants are shown as either developed waterpower sites (in other words, hydro plants), or as fuel electric plants (thermal plants). The...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Hydro and Fuel Electric Power - Western Canada

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the electrical generating network in Western Canada circa 1954. Generating plants are shown as either developed waterpower sites (in other words, hydro plants), or as fuel electric plants (thermal plants). The...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Electricity Generation and Transmission

    Contained within the 5th Edition (1978 to 1995) of the National Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the generating stations (by size, type and status) and transmission lines (by voltage category). A table lists all stations giving name, operator and other data.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Electricity, 1987

    Contained within the 5th Edition (1978 to 1995) of the National Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the electrical generation and transmission network for Canada; other features are interconnections and electricity trade. The tables list interconnections and generating stations; other tables and...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
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