Halkirk 2 Wind Power Project Connection – Need for Transmission Development in the County of Paintearth
Capital Power L.P. (Capital Power) has applied to the Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) for transmission system access to connect its proposed Halkirk 2 Wind Power Project (Facility) in the Tinchebray area in the County of Paintearth. Capital Power’s request can be met by the following solution:
- Modify the existing Tinchebray 972S substation, including adding a 240 kilovolt (kV) circuit breaker.
- Add a 240 kV transmission line to connect the Facility to the Tinchebray 972S substation.
- Add or modify associated equipment as required for the above transmission developments.
- Need for the Halkirk 2 Wind Power Project Connection in the Tinchebray area in the County of Paintearth