Vancouver City Central Transmission Project

The Vancouver City Central Transmission Project is a 5-mile, 230-kV transmission line that originates at Mt Pleasant Substation and terminates at Sperling Substation, British Columbia. The project, which is sponsored by BC Hydro, cost $170m. Construction was completed in June 2014. The project will increase reliability in the Vancouver area and provide more power to the South False Creek and Mount Pleasant areas.

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
BC Hydro and Power Authority 5 230 BC BC 2014
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
170 Operating Mount Pleasant Sperling
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
2011 WECC CA