Members of the Green Line successfully developed two HVDC projects in the northeast. The Neptune Regional Transmission System has been operational since July of 2007. The Hudson Transmission Project was completed in June 2013. To learn more about the development of the Neptune Project, read the linked article in Transmission & Distribution World from August 2007 (PDF, 4MB) or view the Neptune web site at www.neptunerts.com. Find more information on the Hudson Transmission Project at www.hudsonproject.com.
On November 8, 2013, the New England States Committee on Electricity (NESCOE) issued its hydro imports analysis report performed by Black & Veatch. The analysis includes an assessment of 1200MW link between New Brunswick and Massachusetts and its impact on lowering regional energy prices and reducing greenhouse gas emissions.(Read the press release and full report…)
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…
Matthew Stone of the Bangor Daily News (November 22, 2013) reports on evolving regional cooperation on energy policy, including renewable energy, natural gas pipelines and electric transmission. Read the article…