The Champlain Hudson Power Express (CHPE) is an innovative renewable power transmission project that is ready to deliver REAL. CLEAN. POWER. to New York. The project will play a key role in the state’s energy transformation, lowering greenhouse gas emissions, creating jobs and generating billions of dollars in new investment in New York’s economy while delivering low-cost renewable energy to New York state.
CHPE is the most powerful project you’ll never see, and it is ready to provide clean energy with the resiliency and environmental safety that New York and the rest of the nation demand.
Buried line to minimize environmental and social impacts while maximizing resiliency in the face of extreme weather events
From the beginning of construction through the first 30 years of operation, CHPE will deliver $28.6 billion in economic benefits to New York state, including $1.7 billion in tax revenue for local municipalities
Construction on a 339-mile electrical transmission line that will run from Canada to New York City is expected to begin in the next few months in parts of Washington County where the line will run through.
Administrator to manage fund operations and grant program to benefit New York’s disadvantaged communities and leverage pre-existing programs when possible.
The Towns of Bethlehem, Coeymans, New Scotland and Guilderland are going to see a project run through it that will help mitigate two major problems that affect New York: increasing demands for energy and growing concerns over carbon emissions.