Cogeneration produces power from a natural gas turbine by using the excess heat for other industrial processes.
This energy source allows us to power approximately 430,000 homes.
Cogeneration is a highly reliable source of energy.
It’s a cost-effective way to generate power within the province.
It has a moderate impact to the environment as it releases some greenhouse gases.
Cogeneration makes up about 11 per cent of our generating capacity as we use it at some of our natural gas facilities.
This can be a reliable, affordable and effective source for our supply mix.