Génitique was mandated to design all electrical, protection and control, and monitoring aspects of the Val-Jalbert power plant.



Litostroj Hydro

Énergie hydroélectrique Ouiatchouan



Parc historique de Val-Jalbert, Québec, Canada

Mandate Execution Period



The project consisted of building a 17 MW hydroelectric plant in the Val-Jalbert historical park for a public partnership (Société en commandite Énergie hydroélectrique Ouiatchouane). The plant is connected to the 161 kV Hydro-Québec grid.


  • Evaluation of AC auxiliary payloads from 13.8 kV to 120/208
  • Evaluation of 125 VDC auxiliary loads
  • Control and protection portion, including the integration study for the Hydro-Québec power grid
  • Instrumentation and control for the generating unit
  • Creation and programming of all control algorithms for the generating unit
  • Final equipment selection
  • Commissioning
  • Testing during commissioning (first energizing and sequence of rotation)
  • Training of technical resources