Cascade Power Plant Project

Cascade Power GP Ltd. proposes to construct, operate and decommission a natural gas-fired electrical generating facility of 900-megawatts that will deliver power to the Alberta Interconnected Electric System (AIES). The proposed Cascade Power Plant Project would be located in Yellowhead County, 12 kilometres southwest of Edson, Alberta.

Latest update

March 28, 2019 - 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

    • Yellowhead County (Alberta)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Hydroelectric Energy
  • Assessment Status

  • Proponent

    Cascade Power GP Ltd.
  • 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.

Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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