NECEC in Wiscasset (in miles): 7.41
Estimated New Tax Revenue* (Year 1) for Wiscasset: $497,940
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.
"Wiscasset has a history of being an energy hub in Maine. We are proud and pleased to think that we will continue in this capacity, and be an important part of this clean energy proposal. We hope to help in offering a solution to New England's need to tap into clean, renewable power. "
- Town Manager, Town of Wiscasset