Generating power with purpose
As the province’s leading clean power generator, Ontario Power Generation produces reliable, low-cost power using our diverse mix of generating sources. With the help of our employees, site communities and partners, we’re also working to ensure a more sustainable future, a cleaner environment, a stronger economy and more liveable communities.
See how OPG’s purpose goes beyond generating electricity.
Our generation by the numbers
In-service generating capacity (Dec. 31, 2020)
9,300 + Skilled
Employees supporting Ontario's economy
Safety, diversity and responsibility
OPG’s diverse, clean and low-cost electricity generation portfolio in Ontario includes:
66 hydroelectric stations
2 nuclear stations
1 biomass station
1 dual-fuelled oil and gas station
4 natural gas-fuelled stations owned and operated by wholly-owned subsidiary Atura Power
1 solar facility
We operate our stations in a safe, transparent and environmentally-responsible manner. This includes protecting and enhancing the local environment, supporting the provincial and local economies and helping make our site communities better places to live, work and play.
OPG also owns a number of additional facilities in Ontario and the United States:
- OPG's US Hydroelectric Platform — OPG wholly or jointly owns and operates 86 hydroelectric generating stations in the United States through wholly-owned subsidiaries known as Eagle Creek Renewable Energy. These subsidiaries also have minority shareholdings in 14 hydroelectric and two solar facilities in the United States.
- Bruce nuclear stations — OPG also owns two other nuclear generating stations in Ontario that are leased to Bruce Power L.P.