SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

November 14, 2007 08:01 ET

Manitoba Could Triple Power Generation Capacity With Renewable Energy Sources, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - November 14, 2007) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Power generation in Manitoba has been tightly held by Manitoba Hydro, a Crown Corporation, and currently there are about 4,200 megawatts (MW) of operational generation in Manitoba of which more than 80% is from renewable sources. There is a possibility for an additional 9,100 MW of new generation if the transmission system can be upgraded to handle it.

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