Genesee Generating Station Expansion Project

Capital Power Generation Service Inc. is proposing to expand its existing Genesee Generating Station by constructing and operating two natural gas-fired power plants located approximately 17 kilometres north of Warburg in Leduc County, Alberta. The power plants, expected to operate for about 35 years, would have a combined generating capacity of up to 1,050 megawatts.

Latest update

January 16, 2014 - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency issued its environmental assessment determination and decided that an environmental assessment of the designated project is not required.



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  • Location

    • Near Warburg (Alberta)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Hydroelectric Energy
  • Assessment Status

  • Proponent

    Capital Power Generation Service Inc.
  • Authorities

    • Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Assessment not applicable
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.

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