Hydroelectricity
Introduction --  Hydro Bromptonville -- Deer Lake Power --   Brasfield --   Lyons Falls

Deer Lake Power

When Kruger acquired Corner Brook Pulp and Paper in 1984, the Newfoundland company already operated hydroelectric power plants situated at Deer Lake and Corner Brook. These facilities supply approximately 75% of the mill’s electric energy requirements.

Deer Lake Power Plant

  • Location: Deer Lake, NL
  • River: Humber River
  • Capacity : 129.0 MW
  • Year in-service: 1925

Watson's Brook Power Plant

  • Location: Corner Brook, NL
  • River: Corner Brook Stream
  • Capacity : 9.3 MW
  • Year in-service: 1958