Ukrhydroenergo resumes cooperation with the Canadian state-owned company Hydro-Québec
On September 21, Ukrhydroenergo CEO Ihor Syrota met with Claudine Bouchard, Executive Vice President Hydro-Quebec - TransEnergie and Construction and President and Chief Executive Officer of Societe denergie de la Bair James.
The parties discussed the resumption of cooperation in the development of technical equipment for Ukrainian hydroelectric power plants.
"We have already had a successful experience of cooperation with the state-owned hydroelectric company Hydro-Quebec. We are now renewing and deepening our partnership. I hope that our joint projects will contribute to solving the important issues currently facing the Ukrainian hydropower industry - modernization, technical equipment, reconstruction and restoration of HPPs and PSPs," said Ihor Syrota.
Hydro-Québec is a Canadian state-owned company founded in 1944, responsible for the generation, transportation and sale of electricity in Quebec (Canada). Hydro-Québec is the main producer of electricity in Canada and the largest producer of hydroelectricity in the world. The company operates 60 hydroelectric power plants and one nuclear power plant.
Since its founding in 1944, Hydro-Québec has played a crucial role in Quebec's economic development, particularly in engineering consulting, electricity transportation, and the management of major infrastructure projects.