The Northeast Renewable Link will provide significant benefits to towns, residents, and businesses in New York and Massachusetts, including:
- Will deliver up to 600 megawatts (MW) of reliable, affordable, clean energy from New York to Massachusetts.
- Will be developed by National Grid, a global leader in transmission development; and Citizens Energy, a non-profit that helps low-income families with their energy needs.
- Will provide significant local and statewide economic benefits in New York and Massachusetts, and will create more than 475 annual jobs during peak construction.
- Will maximize the use of existing transmission corridors and infrastructure to minimize visual and environmental impacts and drive down development costs.