Maritime Link Information Centre

Information Sheets

The following information sheets and maps provide an overview of the Maritime Link project. Please view or download any of the below information. 

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Overview: The Maritime Link
The Maritime Link: Clean, renewable, and reliable electricity from
Newfoundland & Labrador, to Nova Scotia and beyond. Learn more (PDF).
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  Environmental Approach
Environmental Assessment: Emera Newfoundland & Labrador is seeking
environmental approvals to construct and operate the Maritime Link Project.
Learn more (PDF).

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Emera Newfoundland & Labrador is committed to ongoing communications with the business community to ensure potential suppliers learn about procurement opportunities. Learn more (PDF).
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 Operation of the HVDC System
The normal operating mode of the HVdc system is a two wire (two pole or bipole) operation with each pole transmitting up to 250 megawatts (MW) of electricity for a total system capacity of 500 MW (250 MW x 2). Learn more (PDF).

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Information for Landowners
Emera Newfoundland & Labrador is committed to ongoing dialogue with residents adjacent to the Maritime Link. Learn more (PDF).

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  Employment Information
The Maritime Link Project is expected to require an average of about 300 workers. This number includes work in both provinces throughout the construction process, which is expected to span from 2014-2017. Learn more (PDF).










Project Timeline

Environmental Assessment Information