KEY PROVISIONS & BENEFITS
Treaty provisions for hydropower include
15.5 million acre-feet of Canadian storage operated for optimum
power generation downstream in both Canada and the U.S.
Canada receives 1/2 of the expected increase in downstream power
generation in the U.S.
- Actual operation does not affect power benefits
Downstream benefits from Libby remain in the country where they are
The hydroelectric operating plans provide flexibility for optimum
power generation in both countries.