The high-voltage, direct-current line also would link major wind farms in Aroostook County that are under construction or being proposed.
One of the partners in the venture would be Cianbro Corp. of Pittsfield, the state’s largest heavy construction company.
....... The partners in Northeast Energy Link are Emera Inc., the Nova Scotia-based parent of the two largest utilities in eastern and northern Maine, and the American arm of British energy giant National Grid, which owns power companies in New York and New England.
....... Krapels said. It would satisfy policy and legal demands in southern New England for renewable power....
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