Fort Severn First Nation

Fort Severn First Nation from the air (courtesy


Diesel Generating Station

The Fort Severn Diesel Generating Station (DGS) has 3 Generators ranging from 455-1000 kW providing electrical power and distribution for the over 540 (2022) on-reserve residents of the remote, fly-in, Cree speaking community located in Northern Ontario on the shores of Hudson Bay. 


Solar Project


Fort Severn Solar Project (photo courtesy of Michael Wrinch/Hedgehog Technologies)


The 253-kilowatt solar power project was officially connected to Fort Severn First Nation's micro-grid on October 21, 2021 and is reducing the amount of diesel needed to power the community.

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