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Calgary Energy Centre Peaking Plant Connection
(project cancelled)

Project Update

On February 4, 2020 the Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) cancelled Calgary Energy Centre No. 2 Inc.’s request for system access service and the connection project has been cancelled. If you have any questions or concerns about the cancelled request for system access service please contact the AESO’s stakeholder relations toll-free line at 1-888-866-2959 or stakeholder.relations@aeso.ca

Project Overview

On June 30, 2016, ENMAX Energy Corporation received approval from the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) to expand their Calgary Energy Centre to include a 197 megawatt peaking plant, Calgary Energy Centre Peaking Plant (CEC 2). Connection of the CEC 2 plant to the transmission grid will require ENMAX Power Corporation (EPC) to construct a new substation and 138 kV transmission line, to EPC's existing No.162 substation. The CEC 2 Connection project would be located at 14417 68 Street NE, Calgary.

Important documents


Email: Stakeholder Relations
Phone: 403-514-1471

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