Harbour East Transmission Project

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Harbour East Transmission Project

In 2010, Nova Scotia Power formed a Public Advisory Committee to assist in identifying the best way to increase the electrical transmission capacity to Dartmouth, Cole Harbour and Eastern Passage.

Committee members

Citizen Co-Chair
Art Vidito

Cole Harbour:
Val Conrad, Jay Guptill,
Ron Cooper, Jim Tudor,
Phil Crowdis, Melvin Harris,
and Erika Burger

Kate Watson, Susan Dunn,
and Eleanor Witt

Eastern Passage:
Val Merchant and David Betts

October 24, 2011

On Oct. 12, 13, and 23, 2011 Nova Scotia Power and a Public Advisory Committee of community representatives hosted a series of open house sessions to present to the public the work, the process and the thinking that went into determining shortlisted options for a new transmission line that now serves approximately 35,000 customers in Dartmouth, Cole Harbour and Eastern Passage.

February 6, 2012
Final Report (PDF)