Record: 61720 hm³
Height Record: 162 m
Website:http://www.hydroquebec.com/visit/baie-james/bourassa.html
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
LG2 Complex. The Robert-Bourassa Generating Station (formerly known as La Grande-2). Baie-James, Québec. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 1
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
LG2 Complex. The Robert-Bourassa Generating Station (formerly known as La Grande-2). Baie-James, Québec. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 1
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
The storage capacity of the rockfill dam at Robert-Bourassa reservoir—61.7 billion cubic metres—ranks 11th in the world. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 2
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
The storage capacity of the rockfill dam at Robert-Bourassa reservoir—61.7 billion cubic metres—ranks 11th in the world. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 2
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa dam, reservoir (background) and spillway, often called the Giant’s Staircase (left). The generating station is underground. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 3
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa dam, reservoir (background) and spillway, often called the Giant’s Staircase (left). The generating station is underground. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 3
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa reservoir. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 4
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa reservoir. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 4
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 5
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 5
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Giant's Staircase aka LG-2 Spillway. 10 steps each the size of 2 football fields. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 6
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Giant's Staircase aka LG-2 Spillway. 10 steps each the size of 2 football fields. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 6
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
A view from the top of the Giant's Staircase. 10 steps each the size of 2 football fields. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 7
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
A view from the top of the Giant's Staircase. 10 steps each the size of 2 football fields. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 7
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
This is the very impressive spillway of the Robert-Bourassa generating station (formerly known as La Grande-2). It is an hydro-electric power station, the biggest in Canada and the 8th largest in the world. The spillway is made of ten 'steps' each 10 m in height and 122 m in lenght. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 8
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
This is the very impressive spillway of the Robert-Bourassa generating station (formerly known as La Grande-2). It is an hydro-electric power station, the biggest in Canada and the 8th largest in the world. The spillway is made of ten 'steps' each 10 m in height and 122 m in lenght. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 8
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa underground generating station. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 9
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa underground generating station. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 9
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Les escaliers des géants. This is the spillway for Robert Bourassa (LG-2) Dam in La Grande region of Quebec. These stairs are 1.5 kms long adn each step is 10 meters high! Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 10
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Les escaliers des géants. This is the spillway for Robert Bourassa (LG-2) Dam in La Grande region of Quebec. These stairs are 1.5 kms long adn each step is 10 meters high! Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 10
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
LG-2 (Robert-Bourassa) Spillway. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 11
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
LG-2 (Robert-Bourassa) Spillway. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 11
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Entrance to the LG-2a facility. That is the world’s largest underground generating station with a capacity of 7,722 MW. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 12
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Entrance to the LG-2a facility. That is the world’s largest underground generating station with a capacity of 7,722 MW. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 12
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Looking down at the spillway. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 13
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Looking down at the spillway. Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 13
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 14
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station
Robert-Bourassa Generating Station 14