Mactaquac Generating Station

The Mactaquac Generating Station is NB Power’s largest hydroelectric generating facility located west of Fredericton on the St. John River. The station began operating in 1968, and has the capacity to generate approximately 670 megawatts of energy using the flow of water through six turbines. The station supplies about 12 per cent of New Brunswick homes and businesses with clean, low-cost power.