See how we’re ready to power New York into the future.

Champlain Hudson Project Accelerates $12 Million in Environmental Protection Funding

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The most powerful project you’ll never see.

Developed in anticipation of New York state’s transition from fossil fuel to clean energy, the fully buried Champlain Hudson Power Express transmission line is ready to power New Yorkers into the future. And just in time, too, as the state’s new Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CLCPA) requires that New York be powered by 70 percent renewable energy by 2030. The CHPE is permitted and will be operational in 2025, delivering 1,250 MW of low-cost renewable power directly into the New York Metro area.

Shovel ready with support that is very


The CHPE is permitted and will be operational in 2025

Construction starts in 2021

60+ year lifespan

Wide support from communities up and down the line, labor and environmental groups

Buried line ensures reliable power delivery in natural disasters

The energy is unquestionably


Will contribute 28% to achieving New York City’s Greenhouse Gas reduction target by 2030.

Carbon reduction equivalent to removing 44% of cars from NYC streets

24/7 firm supply of renewable energy

Buried transmission line greatly reduces environmental and community impacts

Quickly displaces fossil fuel generation with an equally firm power supply. Without this project, as much as 85-90% of the power produced will come from carbon-emitting sources.

Lowest-cost renewable


for our future

100% renewable power sourced from existing renewable energy facilities

One of the largest infrastructure investments in NY history

More than 1,400 well-paying jobs across New York State with a commitment to utilizing union labor

$17.3 billion forecasted in savings to New York State ratepayers