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    McLaughlin Wind Power Plant Connection

    Renewable Energy Services Ltd. (RESL) has applied to the Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) for transmission system access to connect its proposed McLaughlin Wind Power Plant (Facility) in the Pincher Creek area. RESL’s request can be met by the following solution:

    • Add one 138 kilovolt (kV) transmission line to connect the Facility to the existing 138 kV transmission line 164L.

    Add or modify associated equipment as required for the above transmission developments.

    Need overview

    Update - Need for the McLaughlin Wind Power Plant Connection in Pincher Creek Area [Posted: November 27, 2018]

    Need for the RESL McLaughlin Wind Energy Connection in the Pincher Creek Area [Posted: June 2, 2015]

    Market Participant Notification

    Market Participant Notification for the McLaughlin Wind Power Plant Connection [Posted: April 30, 2019]

    Notice of Filing 

    Update - Notice of Amended Filing for the McLaughlin Wind Power Plant Connection [Posted: May 27, 2019]

    Notification of Regulatory Filing [Posted: November 25, 2015]

    Needs Identification Document

    Amended McLaughlin Wind Power Plant Connection NID [Posted: June 20, 2019]

    Contact us

    We appreciate your views, both on the need for transmission system development and proposed transmission plans. If you have any questions or comments, please contact us directly.

    AESO Stakeholder Relations
    stakeholder.relations@aeso.ca
    1-888-866-2959

    Latest updates

    • Jun. 19, 2019 AESO NID Amendment Filed: McLaughlin Wind Power Plant Connection
    • May. 27, 2019 Notice of Amended Filing: McLaughlin Wind Power Plant Connection
    • Nov. 27, 2018 Update - Need for the McLaughlin Wind Power Plant Connection in the Pincher Creek Area