CETC Number 2009-09-14-Charlottetown / 2009-09-14
The PEI District Energy System (DES) is located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island with a total distributing capacity of approximately 72 MW and total electricity generating capacity of 1.2 MW. The system produces energy in the form of steam, hot water and electricity from three production facilities. The system is fuelled primarily by biomass and waste fuel. Fuel oil is primarily used for peaking and backup.