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AN URBAN POWER PLANT Built between 1928 and 1930, Riviere-des-Prairies Generating Station stands proudly between the Montreal and Laval river banks. Learn how it was built and how the Montreal region was electrified in the 1930s. Touch the runner of...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
3400, Rue du Barrage Laval, Laval, Quebec H7E 5A2, Canada
I visited a second time these installation. I am amazed how powerfull water is. This is a small hydro-electric plant if you compare to Manic and James Bay hughes dams. But you get to understand how electricity is made in a renewable way. The guides...More