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Sep 17, 1999, 01:00 ET

Hurricane Floyd: crews from Hydro-Quebec assisting Northeastern utilities

MONTREAL & BOSTON, Sept. 17 /CNW-PRN/ - Several utilities from Northeastern United States, anticipating the damages that might be caused by...

Apr 01, 1999, 00:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec Announces 1998 Financial Results; Fiscal 1998 Proved One of Best Years Ever in Spite of Ice Storm, Warm Weather

NEW YORK, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Hydro-Quebec reported a net profit of US$450 million for the year ended December 31, 1998, making it one the...

Feb 11, 1999, 00:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec Easily Faces This Winter's Challenges

NEW YORK, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- One year after one of the worst ice storms on record wreaked havoc throughout portions of Quebec and the...

Feb 03, 1999, 00:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec Committed to Development of Viable Electric Vehicle Industry; Montreal Project First Ever in Canada

NEW YORK, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Hydro-Quebec, a leading North American energy provider, announced it is partnering with government and industry...

Jan 20, 1999, 00:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec Subsidiary to Build Transmission Line Linking Australian States

BOSTON, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Hydro-Quebec, a leading North American energy provider based in Montreal, announced that its subsidiary,...

Dec 01, 1998, 00:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec Energy Services (US) Assembles Ace Team of Power Marketers -- HQUS Ready To Take on Deregulated Market

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- HQ Energy Services Inc. (HQUS Inc.), which inaugurated its Pittsburgh headquarters last week (11/11/98),...

Mar 09, 1998, 00:00 ET

Framework in Place for Churchill River Hydro Developments

CHURCHILL FALLS, Quebec, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Newfoundland Premier Brian Tobin and Quebec Premier Lucien Bouchard today announced that...

Dec 18, 1997, 00:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec Develops Technology to Detect Faults and Anomalies In Power Transformers

MONTREAL, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Hydro-Quebec and SYPROTEC announce the signing of a partnership agreement to develop a "sonoprobe" that will...

Nov 04, 1997, 00:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec International Undertakes a Hydro-Electric Project Worth $350 Million in China

BEIJING, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Hydro-Quebec International (HQI) has announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Chinese...

Sep 18, 1997, 01:00 ET

200 Dam Safety Experts Meet in Montreal

MONTREAL, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 200 dam safety experts will be taking part in the 9th annual Dam Safety Conference in Canada from...

Sep 10, 1997, 01:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec - Is the Internet Secure Enough? Does It Render Futile Any Effort to Protect Personal Information?

MONTREAL, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- How to protect personal information and respect privacy are growing concerns all over the world, especially...

Sep 08, 1997, 01:00 ET

Dam Safety Experts to Discuss the Saguenay and Manitoba Floods at the 9th Annual Dam Safety Conference

MONTREAL, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Six dam safety experts may bring new insights into various aspects of the recent exceptional floods in the...

Sep 03, 1997, 01:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec - Pursued by the Paparazzi, Princess Diana Loses Her Life in a Car Accident. Just How Far Does Freedom of the Press Go?

MONTREAL, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The violent death in Paris on August 31 of Princess Diana and two others, attempting to escape the paparazzi,...

Aug 13, 1997, 01:00 ET

Montreal's International Conference on Privacy Could Lay The Groundwork for an International Secretariat on Privacy

MONTREAL, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Conference on Privacy, to be held in Montreal September 23-26, will bring together all the...

Jul 16, 1997, 01:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec Montreal (Canada) Will Host the First Ever International Conference on Privacy In September

MONTREAL, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's extremely powerful technologies gather and exchange information on people, and allow all sorts of...

Apr 22, 1997, 01:00 ET

Hydro-Quebec To Host Major World Electricity Congress In The Year 2000

MONTREAL, April 22 /PRNewswire/ - Hydro-Quebec and the Canadian Electricity Association are proud to announce that Hydro-Quebec will host a major...

Apr 21, 1997, 01:00 ET

EVAA and Hydro-Quebec to Organize the Event - Montreal To Host 17th International Electric Vehicle Symposium

MONTREAL, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Electric Vehicle Association of the Americas (EVAA) has selected Montreal as the host city for the 17th...