Notice: Proposed Construction of TL271 in Central Newfoundland – Public Comments Invited

Updated: February 24, 2021

Please note, that the period for receiving comments has been extended to March 5, 2021.


Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro is proposing to construct and operate a new 40km, 69 kV transmission line (TL271) in central Newfoundland, as well as complete upgrades to its Star Lake terminal station, to enable electricity supply to the proposed Valentine Gold Project.

As part of the Environmental Assessment process for the transmission line project, Hydro is offering interested individuals and other parties more information and inviting comments. Comments should be received by February 25, 2021.


To Submit Comments

Feedback and requests for additional information can be submitted via email at , or in writing to:

            Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro
            Environmental Services
            500 Columbus Drive, P.O. Box 12400
            St. John’s, NL     
            A1B 4K7

Comments received by February 25, 2021 will be reviewed and considered as part of the registration for Environmental Assessment for the proposed TL271 project.