Connecticut River Valley Project

The Connecticut River Valley Project involves reconductoring and rebuilding a line between the Coolidge and Ascutney substations. The Chealsea substation near Weathersfield, VT will be rebuilt as well. The project is intended to improve local and regional system reliability. Construction is expected to begin in Spring 2017, with completion in late 2017 or early 2018.  This transmission project has an estimated cost of $122.5m.

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
Vermont Electric Power Company 15 115 VT VT 2018
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
122.5 Operating Coolidge Ascutney Substation
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
No 2017 NPCC ISONE US