An Alberta Powerhouse

TransCanada Assets: Power Alberta

From TransCanada’s headquarters in Calgary, Alta., our Power Marketing and Trading groups provide price and supply stability in a volatile energy market.

Our significant power experience and asset base enable us to seize new opportunities and deliver value to clients in a changing energy environment.

TransCanada has a significant portfolio of power-generation facilities in Alberta.

In total, TransCanada manages, operates and markets close to 438 (1) MW in Alberta.

TransCanada is directly involved in all facets of the Alberta power market with expertise in power marketing and trading, retail services (billing and load settlement), generation development and regulatory issues. Our customer base is comprised of a mix of large business, agricultural, industrial and oil and gas accounts.

(1) Power capacities might be higher under ideal operating conditions.

Bear Creek Plant Information (PDF, 1.4 MB)
Carseland Plant Information (PDF, 692 KB)
MacKay River Plant Information (PDF, 706 KB)
Redwater Plant Information (PDF, 703 KB)
TransCanada Power Alberta Asset Map (PDF, 119 KB)

Wholesale Power Purchase For Your Alberta Business


Whether your business is wheat, hogs or cattle, TransCanada understands that you need a power solution that fits your operation. We provide customized solutions to meet the seasonal nature of your business.

Oil and Gas

Our diversified asset base supports the oil and gas industry in a variety of ways, while our Power Alberta group provides cost-competitive risk management tools and sound advice on market fundamentals.

Commercial Real Estate

We understand the need to provide a combination of high-quality retail services along with load-following commodity products fit to meet the commercial real estate industry’s usage.


Large Commercial & Industrial

Our goal with large commercial and industrial customers is to find a product that provides the greatest flexibility and cost certainty possible, so your time can be spent doing what you do best: operating and growing your business.

Public Institutions

Whether we’re lighting the way along your city’s streets or powering future generations in the classroom, TransCanada’s Power Alberta group has a solution to fit the smallest town to the largest campus.

Brokers and Consultants

At TransCanada, we see third-party intermediaries as our partners in success. Whether you are a broker, a consultant, an advisor or a friend, we can provide solutions to serve your important relationships.

Let Us Power Your Business

Contact a member of our Power Alberta group today to learn more about the benefits of powering your business with TransCanada.