Northwest Transmission Line Project
NTL is in service
Investing for the future
The Northwest Transmission Line (NTL) Project provides an interconnection point for industrial development and clean power projects in northwest B.C. By extending the transmission grid to a new part of British Columbia, it's going to play an important role in the economic development of this growing region
Read our blog: How the Northwest Transmission Line was built (and why).
Delivering power to a growing region
The Northwest Transmission Line (NTL) is a 344-kilometre, 287-kilovolt transmission line between Skeena Substation (near Terrace) and a new substation near Bob Quinn Lake.
The new line:
- Provides a reliable supply of clean power to potential industrial developments in the area
- Provides a secure interconnection point for clean generation projects
- Facilitates connecting the community of Iskut to the grid, so it doesn't rely on diesel generation
View the project schematic map [PDF, 962 KB].