Meridian Cogeneration Plant

Lloydminster, Saskatchewan

The Meridian Cogeneration Plant is a 220 MW combined cycle, natural gas-fired power station. The plant has two frame 7 EA gas turbines and a steam turbine. The plant electrical generation is sold to SaskPower under a long-term Power Purchase Agreement and steam energy is sold to Husky Energy under a long-term contract into 2025.

The plant was commissioned in 2000 and it has become a key supplier to the expanding SaskPower electrical grid. Meridian’s stable electricity supply helps support a vibrant Saskatchewan economy.

Key Information

Location: Lloydminster, SK
Fuel: Natural Gas
Output (MW): 220
Canadian Power Ownership (%): 100
Commissioned: 2000