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    Paintearth Wind Project Connection

    Paintearth Wind Project LP (Paintearth), by its general partner Paintearth Wind Project Ltd., has applied to the AESO for transmission system access to connect its proposed Paintearth Wind Project (Facility) in the Halkirk area. Paintearth’s request can be met by the following solution:

    • Add a substation (Pioneer 805S) with two 240 kilovolt (kV) circuit breakers.
    • Add two 240 kV transmission lines to connect the proposed Pioneer 805S substation to the existing 240 kV transmission line 9L93.
    • Add a 240 kV transmission line to connect the Facility to the proposed Pioneer 805S substation.
    • Add or modify associated equipment as required for the above transmission developments. 

    Need Overview

    Market Participant Notification

    Notification of regulatory filing advertisement

    Need Identification Document

    Paintearth Wind Project Connection Need Identification Document [Posted: December 15, 2017]

    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 NID23(3)

    Latest updates

    • Dec. 15, 2017 Filing of NID Application - Paintearth Wind Connection
    • Nov. 30, 2017 Notice of Filing for the Paintearth Wind Project Connection in the Halkirk Area
    • Sep. 11, 2017 Paintearth Wind Project Connection - Market Participant Notification
    • Jun. 1, 2017 Need for the Paintearth Wind Project Connection in the Halkirk area