Hydro Quebec

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Hydro Québec is an organization that produces, transmits, and distributes electricity. It mainly uses renewable energies, more particularly hydroelectricity. Hydro Québec also does research in energy-related fields and is actively interested in energy efficiency.
TypePrivate
Founded1944
HQMontréal, CA
Websitehydroquebec.com
Employee Ratings4.4

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)11,982
Job Openings92
Revenue (FY, 2020)C$13.6 B(-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Hydro Quebec

Sophie Brochu

Sophie Brochu

President and Chief Executive Officer
Pierre Gagnon

Pierre Gagnon

Executive Vice President – Corporate and Legal Affairs and Chief Governance Officer
Jeanhugues Lafleur

Jeanhugues Lafleur

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Geneviève Bich

Geneviève Bich

Independent Director
Pierre Despars

Pierre Despars

Vice President – Corporate Strategy and Business Development
Geneviève Brouillette

Geneviève Brouillette

Independent Director
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Hydro Quebec Office Locations

Hydro Quebec has an office in Montréal
Montréal, CA (HQ)
Édifice Jean-Lesage, 75, boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest
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Hydro Quebec Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1944
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Hydro Quebec Revenue

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Hydro Quebec's revenue was reported to be C$13.59 b in FY, 2020 which is a 3% decrease from the previous period.
CAD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

13.6b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(3%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

11.4b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

83.8%

Net income (FY, 2020)

2.3b

EBIT (FY, 2020)

4.9b

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

1.5b
CADFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

14.4b14.0b13.6b

Revenue growth, %

(2%)(3%)

Cost of goods sold

2.2b2.2b2.2b

Gross profit

12.2b11.8b11.4b
CADFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.3b1.1b1.5b

Accounts Receivable

2.1b2.1b1.9b

Inventories

264.0m291.0m316.0m

Current Assets

5.5b4.6b4.7b
CADFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

3.2b2.9b2.3b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.7b2.8b2.7b

Inventories

(41.0m)(27.0m)(25.0m)

Accounts Payable

(223.0m)672.0m(824.0m)
CADFY, 2018

Debt/Equity

2.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.6 x

Financial Leverage

3.6 x
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Hydro Quebec Revenue Breakdown

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Hydro Quebec revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.3% from Generation, 87.2% from Distribution and 1.5% from Other

Hydro Quebec Cybersecurity Score

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B

88/100

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Hydro Quebec Online and Social Media Presence

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Hydro Quebec News and Updates

Hydro-Québec and Nucleom sign a commercialization agreement for LineCore and LineOhm power line inspection sensors

Hydro-Québec has entered into a partnership agreement with Québec-based NucleomThis link will open a new window. This link will redirect you to an external site. for the industrialization and commercialization of the LineCore and LineOhm power line inspection technologies developed by the robotics e…

Hydro-Québec and Air Inuit sign a new 12-year contract

Hydro-Québec relies on three aircraft—two Dash 8 Q400 and one Dash 8 300—to transport employees to locations in Saguenay, Abitibi, Côte-Nord and Baie-James.

Québec approves the Appalaches-Maine Interconnection Line project

The government of Québec has given the green light to the Appalaches–Maine Interconnection Line project. This decision follows a 20-month environmental assessment process and a sustained collaborative effort between Hydro-Québec and local communities.

EVLO to deploy a 20-MWh battery energy storage system during transmission line work

EVLO Energy Storage Inc. announced today that it will deploy a 4-MW / 20-MWh battery energy storage system on the Hydro-Québec grid based on the lithium iron phosphate (LFP) battery technology.

Hydro-Québec – issue of debentures due February 15, 2060 on the Canadian market

Hydro-Québec announces that it has negotiated on the Canadian domestic market the issue of CA$500,000,000 of Debentures, Series JR, maturing on February 15, 2060.

Hydro-Québec wants Quebecers to share their hopes and ideas

Today, Hydro-Québec is launching its Collective Energy initiative. The goal of this major initiative is to consult Quebecers and get them involved in identifying and carrying out key projects that will benefit our communities.
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Hydro Quebec Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hydro Quebec founded?

    Hydro Quebec was founded in 1944.

  • Who are Hydro Quebec key executives?

    Hydro Quebec's key executives are Sophie Brochu, Pierre Gagnon and Jeanhugues Lafleur.

  • How many employees does Hydro Quebec have?

    Hydro Quebec has 11,982 employees.

  • What is Hydro Quebec revenue?

    Latest Hydro Quebec annual revenue is C$13.6 b.

  • What is Hydro Quebec revenue per employee?

    Latest Hydro Quebec revenue per employee is C$1.1 m.

  • Who are Hydro Quebec competitors?

    Competitors of Hydro Quebec include Ontario Power Generation, BC Hydro and Endesa.

  • Where is Hydro Quebec headquarters?

    Hydro Quebec headquarters is located at Édifice Jean-Lesage, 75, boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest, Montréal.

  • Where are Hydro Quebec offices?

    Hydro Quebec has an office in Montréal.

  • How many offices does Hydro Quebec have?

    Hydro Quebec has 1 office.