Photovoltaic Solar Power Plant - Canadian Forces Base Valcartier

The Department of National Defence (DND) is proposing a project for the installation of a solar power plant of approximately 1.5 MW. and overall gross area of 25 000. Civil work to include: digging, irrigation system, and access dirt road around solar power plant. Electrical work include: electrical underground trenches, electrical substation building ~200, overhead electrical line segment ~50m.

Latest update

February 20, 2024 – The public comment period on the project is closed. The Department of National Defence is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - January 31, 2024


Department of National Defence
Samuel Côté, Project Manager
72 Rue de la Victoire
Courcelette, Quebec G0A 4Z0

  • Location

    • Canadian Forces Base Valcartier (Quebec)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
    • Alternative Energy
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Department of National Defence
  • Authorities

    • Department of National Defence
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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