News & Postings
The development of new transmission lines in New England to move renewable energy from northern New England and eastern Canada to southern New England load centers is critical to New England meeting its future renewable energy requirements. New England Independent Transmission Company has been active in the New England energy community in working on solutions to the problem with its Green Line proposal. In this portion of the web site you will find updates on the status of Green Line, as well as links to other important developments within ISO-NE and the energy industry as people work together to address the region’s need for renewable energy resources.
The New England States Committee on Electricity (NESCOE) sent a letter to ISO-NE on January 21st announcing an agreement of the six New England States to issue “one or more requests for proposals…to advance the development of transmission infrastructure that would enable delivery of at least 1200 MW and as much as 3600 MW of clean energy into the New England electric system from no and/or low carbon emission resources.”… (Read the full letter.)
Green Line will strengthen the transmission grid in New England and help provide greater access to competitively priced non-carbon emitting resources in Maine and eastern Canada. Read more…
Governor LePage (ME) and Governor Patrick (MA) issue press releases announcing agreement on moving ahead with new regional infrastructure. (See releases here…)