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    Fincastle 336S Substation Upgrade

    FortisAlberta Inc. (FortisAlberta) has applied to the Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) for transmission system access to reliably serve growing demand for electricity in the Municipal District of Taber. FortisAlberta’s request can be met by the following solution:

    • Upgrade the existing Fincastle 336S substation, including adding one 138/25 kilovolt (kV) transformer and two 138 kV circuit breakers.
    • Add or modify associated equipment as required for the above transmission developments.

    Need overview

    Need for the Fincastle 336S Substation Upgrade in the Town of Taber Area [Posted: November 30, 2017]

    Notification of regulatory filing advertisement

    Notice of filing for the Fincastle 336S Substation Upgrade in the Municipal District of Taber [Posted: February 21, 2018]

    Needs Identification Document

    Fincastle 336S Substation Upgrade Need Identification Document [Posted: March 8, 2018]

    Appendix A - Connection Assessment
    Appendix B - TFO Capital Cost Estimates
    Appendix C - AESO Participant Involvement Program
    Appendix D - Commission Rule 007, Section 6.2.1 NID15(2)
    Appendix E - DFO Need for Development Report
    Appendix F - AESO Transmission Planning Criteria - Basis and Assumptions

    Latest updates

    • Mar. 8, 2018 AESO NID Filed: Fincastle 336S Substation Upgrade
    • Feb. 21, 2018 Notice of NID Filing for the Fincastle 336S Substation Upgrade
    • Nov. 30, 2017 Need for the Fincastle 336S Substation Upgrade in the Town of Taber Area