Leave to Construct Transmission Line from Lakehead to Dryden TS

Hydro One Networks Inc.
EB-2023-0198

Hydro One Networks Inc. is asking the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) for permission to construct approximately 360 kilometers of 230 kilovolt electricity transmission line and associated facilities between the Lakehead Transformer Station and the Mackenzie Transformer Station, and between the Mackenzie Transformer Station and the Dryden Transformer Station, in the regions of Thunder Bay, Rainy River and Kenora, Ontario.

Hydro One Networks Inc. is also asking the OEB to approve the form of agreement it offers to landowners to use their land for routing or construction of the proposed line.

Hydro One Networks Inc. states that the transmission line and associated facilities are required to increase long-term transmission capacity in northwest Ontario.

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