Mica Units 5 & 6 Projects

Mica Dam


New generating units helping meet peak demand

To ensure that B.C. continues to have the electricity it needs, especially during periods of peak demand, two new generating units have been installed.

The turbines were put into existing but unused bays at Mica Generating Station, on BC Hydro's Columbia River system north of Revelstoke.

See our infographic [PDF, 690 KB] to learn how the Mica Dam 5 and 6 project will help us continue to meet the energy demands of the province.