in News Departments > Projects & Contracts
print the content item

Central Maine Power (CMP) has awarded a $980,000 contract to TRC Companies Inc. to provide design and engineering services, project management, construction management, testing and commissioning for the development of the Ludden Lane substation in Canton, Maine.

When complete, the substation will connect the Saddleback Mountain wind farm to CMP's transmission grid to deliver renewable energy across Maine.

Under the contract, TRC will design all of the required substation structures, switches, bus/conduit, foundations, grounding, lightning shielding, control house, protection and controls equipment, relay settings and fencing. The project is expected to be complete in October 2013.



Trachte Inc._id1770
Latest Top Stories

Eagle Take Permits For Wind Farms - Will They Fly?

Now that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has issued the first permit allowing the legal take of eagles, can wind developers expect more certainty in the agency's application process?


Despite 2013 Challenges, U.S. Wind Power Reaches All-Time Low Price

In a new report, the U.S. Department of Energy details the highs and lows of the country's wind industry last year, and the agency maintains that the U.S. sector remains strong.


Mexico On Pace To Set New Renewables Investment Record

A new report says the country has spent $1.3 billion on clean energy in the first half of 2014 and could end up seeing a record year. Furthermore, wind power is slated for significant growth in the region.


IRS Issues More PTC Guidance, Easing Some Wind Industry Concerns

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) addresses how much work is needed on a wind farm to satisfy production tax credit (PTC) eligibility.


Embryonic No More: U.S. Offshore Wind Industry Gaining Momentum

After a decade of fits and starts, the industry is moving closer to installing the first generation of wind projects off the country's shores.

Canwea_id1984
Renewable NRG_id1934
Tower Conference_id1965