Create new project: getting started

To begin creating a new project, select the project type that best fits your siting needs. There are 3 main project types.

Getting started - state dashboard

  • Data is separated by state so make sure that the desired state is selected in the header (if not, click the dropdown menu to select a different state).

  • From the dashboard, hit 'Create' under the Projects section

Make sure the desired state is selected in the state dropdown

Select project type

Select the project type that best fits your siting goals. Read below for more information about each project type.

Substation Project
Line Project
Land Project
Substation Project

Use this project type for greenfield substation siting. As part of this project type you can:

  • Build a project around substation(s) of interest

  • Find land based on proximity to substations

  • Run buildable area analysis on land to analyze constraints/hazards and calculate buildable acreage

  • View nearby grid infrastructure

Line Project

Use this project type for greenfield transmission/3phase siting. As part of this project type you can:

  • Build a project around line(s) of interest

  • Find land based on proximity to those lines

  • Run buildable area analysis on land to analyze constraints/hazards and calculate buildable acreage

  • View nearby grid infrastructure

Land Project

Use this project type for site analysis for known parcels/site. As part of this project type you can:

  • Build a project around previously identified parcels/site area

  • Run buildable area analysis on land to analyze constraints/hazards and calculate buildable acreage

  • View nearby grid infrastructure