Bipole III Transmission Project
|Location:||Gillam to Winnipeg, Manitoba|
Services Provided by NSC:
The Bipole III Transmission Project is a 1450 km long, 500 kV high voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission line that extends from a converter station near the town of Gillam, Manitoba to its terminus east of Winnipeg, Manitoba. The project will enhance the reliability and increase the capacity of Manitoba Hydro's transmission system that delivers hydroelectric power to southern Manitoba and the United States. The estimated completion date is 2018.
NSC's role in the project: