Generation

Electricity for Prince Edward Island is generated by wind, fossil-fuelled generators and through imports.

PEI Wind Energy Generation Graph

Total on-Island wind generated is the amount of electricity being generated from all wind facilities in the province. Source: Province of PEI.

PEI Imported Electricity Generation Graph

Electricity imported from other utilities via the Northumberland Strait cable. Source: New Brunswick System Operator.

PEI Fossil Fuel Energy Generation Graph

Total on-Island fossil fueled generation is the amount of electricity being generated from oil fired equipment. Typically, this generation is only required when there is an interruption of supply from off Island. Source: Province of PEI.