Hydro-Québec will take part in the government committee on energy transition and the economy

MONTREAL, October 20, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ -Hydro-Québec welcomes the decision of the Premier of Québec to set up and personally chair a new commission dedicated to the energy transition and the economy. We share the goal of using our clean energy to decarbonize the Quebec economy and to do so while creating value for current and future generations.

“Quebec has embarked on an ambitious energy transition project within the framework of which the creation of value will have to take place on the economic, social and environmental levels”, declared the President and Chief Executive Officer of Hydro-Québec, Sophie Brochu. “Our collective success will largely depend on our ability to make the right decisions. More than ever, charting our energy future will require calculation, planning and prioritization based on all the challenges we face. The creation of the energy and economic transition committee is part of this process, and I intend to play an active role in it.”

Hydro-Québec’s Board of Directors and senior management remain fully committed to ensuring that the company succeeds in carrying out its mission and achieving an energy transition that will enable Québec to move towards a low-energy economy. carbon emissions while creating wealth.

“I salute the joint cabinet and the first indigenous woman to be appointed minister,” concluded Sophie Brochu.

SOURCE Hydro-Quebec

Information: Hydro-Québec, Media Relations, 514 289-5005

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