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Carbon reduction of 3.9M metric tons in its first full year of operation. Buried transmission line greatly reduces environmental, community impacts and respects neighborhoods.
Today, New York State Governor Kathy Hochul, U.S. Department of Energy Deputy Secretary David Turk, Premier of Québec Francois Legault, officials from Transmission Developers and Hydro-Québec, local stakeholders, elected officials and community members gathered at the Astoria Generating Station in Queens, New York to celebrate the start of work on the future Champlain Hudson Power Express (CHPE) converter station, the first grid scale conversion of a former fossil fuel site to a clean energy facility in New York City.
As part of the CHPE Project, Caldwell Marine International (CMI) will be installing articulated concrete mattresses for protection of existing lakebed assets. Mattresses will be placed onto the lakebed using divers.