NECEC in Jay (in miles): 7.0
Estimated New Tax Revenue* (Year 1) for Jay: $467,933
Additional Benefits to the Region:
3,500 JOBS AT PEAK CONSTRUCTION
265,000 METRIC TONS REDUCED CO2 EMISSIONS
ENHANCED BROADBAND OPPORTUNITIES IN WESTERN MAINE
ENHANCED RECREATIONAL ACCESS
*Property tax estimates were prepared by the Maine Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Southern Maine in consultation with CMP. These estimates were based on preliminary engineering design in 2017 and are subject to change as the design is finalized.
"Clean energy, investment in rural New England, innovation and enhanced technology, and connecting something as crucial as our electric grid throughout the region are all reasons for us to support CMP's proposal."
- Shiloh LaFreniere, Town Manager, Town of Jay