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Utility Success: Interview with Thierry Vandal, President and CEO of Hydro-Quebec: Thierry Vandal, president an...

Utility Success: Interview with Thierry Vandal, President and CEO of Hydro-Quebec: Thierry Vandal, president an...

Hydro-Quebec — Canada's biggest electricity producer and the world's largest hydropower producer — has been noted by Electric Light & Power for its contribution to a cleaner environment and making record profits while keeping rates low for customers, earning it past recognition as the magazine's Utility of the Year. The Canadian state-owned utility has about 23,000 employees and generates 98 percent of its electricity from hydropower. Its generating fleet includes 60 hydro, one nuclear and 27 thermal stations for an installed capacity of 36,810 MW. Hydro- Quebec TransEnergie operates the most extensive transmission system in North America, with more than 20,656 miles of lines and 515 substations. In its 2010 annual report, the company had a net income of more than C$2.5 billion (US$2.5 billion) resulting from strict, controlled operating expenses and management of market r...

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