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The AUC is reviewing applications for a solar power plant and a substation in the city of Medicine Hat
Decision expected: To be determined
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The AUC will be considering the power plant and substation development applications from Saamis Solar Park Limited, a part of the DP Energy group, who has applied to construct and operate a 325-megawatt solar power plant, designated as the Saamis Solar Park, and the associated Grian 1056S Substation.
The project would be located on approximately 662 hectares of privately owned land within the urban limits of the city of Medicine Hat, Alberta. Specifically, the project would be located within portions of sections 11, 12 and 13 of Township 13, Range 6, west of the Fourth Meridian, and within portions of sections 7 and 18 of Township 13, Range 5, west of the Fourth Meridian.
The proposed Grian 1056 Substation would be located in the southeast quarter of Section 13, Township 13, Range 6, west of the Fourth Meridian.
For more information about how you may become involved in this proceeding, please contact us or visit our website and review the information under “Get involved.”
The eFiling System should be accessed to view the applications and the other documents the AUC will be considering in this proceeding. The system is also used to file submissions and evidence to participate in the proceeding.
To create an account, select “New account” and follow the steps to create a user ID and password. If you have any questions about how to use the system please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 310-4AUC.
Documents being considered in this proceeding can be found in the eFiling System (which requires log in). Once you have logged in, enter 27788 in the “go to” section at the top left corner of your screen.