Nelson River Generating Stations: Limestone

Limestone is Manitoba Hydro’s fifth generating station built on the Nelson River in northern Manitoba. It is also the largest in the province. Limestone is located 750 kilometres (km) north of the City of Winnipeg and 260 km south of the northern town of Churchill. On the lower arm of the Nelson River, it is 23 km downstream from the Long Spruce Generating Station, which in turn is 18 km downstream from the Kettle Generating Station.