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About Capital Power

Capital Power's facilities

About Us

Capital Power (TSX: CPX) is a growth-oriented North American power producer headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta. The company develops, acquires, owns and operates power generation facilities using a variety of energy sources.

Capital Power owns approximately 4,500 megawatts of power generation capacity at 24 facilities and is pursuing contracted generation capacity throughout North America.




​To be recognized as one of North America’s most respected, reliable, and competitive power generators.

​The development, acquisition, construction, operation, and optimization of large-scale, fuel-diverse, cost-effective power generation facilities in North America.

​• We are passionate about our  business and safety
• We act with integrity
• We work together
• We are accountable
• We create and enhance shareholder value

Our Strategy

Capital Power’s vision is to be one of North America’s most respected, reliable, and competitive independent power producers. We will achieve this vision by adding shareholder value through operational excellence and a disciplined growth strategy.

Visit our Investment Overview section for more details on our strategy.


Our Operations

Capital Power owns natural gas, wind, and solid fuel facilities and has a number of generation facilities in development or construction in Canada and the United States.

Review our Generation Portfolio section or view our interactive map for a complete listing of individual facilities.

Review our full list of facilities in consultation, development or construction

Genesee Generating Station

Leadership & Governance

We believe that effective governance is a major contributor to long-term performance and investor confidence.

Meet our Executive Team

Meet our Board of Directors

Learn more about our corporate governance

Our History

On July 9, 2009, Capital Power successfully completed an initial public offering of common shares. Although Capital Power is a young company, we began our public life with a long history and a tradition of innovation and service dating from 1891. View our history.


Last reviewed: January 2018