Lac-Mégantic Energy Microgrid and Energy Storage

Looking to rebuild a future focused on innovation and sustainable development post-rail disaster in 2013, Lac-Mégantic engaged WSP to implement Quebec’s first microgrid.


  • Quebec, Canada


  • Hydro-Québec

Project Value

  • $9 M

Project Status

  • Complete
Solar panels to generate electricity (close to 800 kW installed capacity)
2,200 2,200
kWh of energy, Battery storage
700 700
Interconnected buildings
30 30