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NY-AEE Reminder: February 16, 2021 Meeting (Webinar) – Champlain Hudson Power Express

February 16 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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February 16th:
Champlain Hudson Power Express
(Webinar)
Please join us for an NY-AEE Webinar:
Champlain Hudson Power Express
When:
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Webinar
Speakers:
Don Jessome and Bob Harrison, Transmission Developers, TDI
Antony Fiore, Chief Energy Management Officer, City of NY
Mathew Schwall, Independent Power Producers of NY
Where:
Via webinar
Details will be sent the day prior to the event to those who have registered.
Topic:
The Champlain Hudson Power Express (CHPE) is a proposed 335 mile high-voltage direct current (HVDC) submarine power cable project linking the Montreal area to the New York City neighborhood of Astoria, Queens. The line is expected to be commissioned in 2025. The venture, being developed by Transmission Developers Inc. (TDI), a Blackstone Group, L.P. (Blackstone) portfolio company, would carry hydropower from eastern Canada – and feed it directly in the New York City electricity market. Construction costs for this project are estimated at $3 billion. The Quebec section of the line would be built and operated by TransÉnergie, the transmission arm of Hydro-Québec.
The session will explore the construction of the line, how this line will impact NYC’s historical electrical transmission bottleneck and the line’s impact on expanding efforts to bring renewable energy into NYC.
Thank you to our corporate sponsors!
Association of Energy Engineers, New York Chapter | 435-E Austin Place, Bronx, NY 10455

Details

Date:
February 16
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm