Transmission Planning Criteria

Transmission Planning Criteria

Paul Haering, Vice President of Capital Investments
[email protected]

Developer Information

If you’re developing merchant generator or merchant transmission projects, please click on the link below to access general guidelines/criteria for interconnecting proposed facilities to New York Transco’s electric transmission system.

Interconnection Guidelines (PDF)

Transmission Planning Criteria (PDF)

The above linked PDF document contains information on the New York Transco Transmission Planning Criteria pursuant to FERC Order 890 and the relevant NYISO tariffs.

In addition to the guidelines and criteria set forth in the Criteria document, all facilities – generation and transmission – must be designated to confirm with and adhere to all applicable NERC, NPCC, NYSRC Reliability Rules, including NYSRC Local Reliability Rules and applicable specifications, procedures and guidelines.