Just a quick update for those following along on Bipole III and its approval process.
Download a pdf of the route.
The building of Bipole III is now open for public comment.
For the terms of reference, see here.
More information, including participation, is here.
The Clean Environment Commission is to hold public hearings on the project in the coming months.
These hearing are separate from the Sec. 35 hearings with Manitoba’s First Nations, of which about 20 could be affected in some way by the new transmission line.
For everything you ever wanted to know about Bipole III, and the Environmental Impact Statement on it prepared by Hydro, go to Manitoba Hydro’s website.
-- Bruce Owen / Under the Dome