Ranking for 2014: 67
Industry Sector: Energy
Specific Sector: Transmission
Range: $500,000,000 - $1 billion
Project Value: $678,000,000
Government Funds Involved:
Funding Source: Private
Location: Cassils to Whitla, Alberta
Estimated End Date of Substantial Completion: 2014
This line is a 240 km, 240 kV double-circuit project, part of an area transmission development called the Southern Alberta Transmission Reinforcement, which includes new transmission lines and upgrades to the electric system in southern Alberta.
Construction started in summer 2011. The project is ahead of schedule with completion planned for early 2014, and project costs expected to be on budget.