Developed for New Jersey’s nation-leading 2021 Offshore Wind Solicitation, APT provided a proven fully undergrounded 3.6 GW transmission solution that will deliver clean renewable offshore wind power to over 1.5 million homes. APT’s solution is taking a community-minded approach, providing new revenue and investment, as well as local jobs throughout the state.
Economic Benefits for New Jersey Businesses and Local Communities
In addition to a new local revenue stream, APT will provide cost certainty through operation of the project, ensuring ratepayers get the best deal possible. APT will provide:
Substantial Job Creation
APT’s exceptional union partnerships will create thousands of good paying construction jobs and, as part of the project’s commitment to New Jersey workforce development programs, will facilitate the training of local workers.
Buried HVDC cable technologies have been used for more than 80 years, and the combined cable system has been safely operated around the world. This solution provides an easier way to navigate through rights-of-way and avoid environmentally sensitive areas and New Jersey residents’ backyards.
Artist’s rendering of South Amboy Park