18-0033-EL-BTX: AEP Seaman-Sardinia (Sardinia Area Improvements) 138 kV Transmission Line Project

Case Number: 18-0033-EL-BTX
Project: AEP Seaman-Sardinia (Sardinia Area Improvements) 138 kV Transmission Line Project
Applicant: AEP Ohio Transco
Location: Brown County
Status: Staff investigation

AEP Ohio Transco proposes to construct  a 138 kilovolt (kV) looped tap from the nearby Hillsboro-Maysville 138 kV line and the conversion of the existing 69 kV Sardinia Substation to 138 kV, allowing the existing 69 kV Seaman-Sardinia line and associated facilities to be retired. The Sardinia Substation fence line would also be expanded to accommodate new 138 kV equipment. The project would be 3.7 to 4.5 miles long and run through Eagle Township in Brown County. AEP Ohio Transco estimates project costs at approximately $11 million.

Local public hearing
October 11, 2018, at 6 p.m.
Sardinia Branch
Brown County Public Library
13309 Purdy Road
Sardinia, Ohio 45171

Adjudicatory hearing
Nov. 5, 2018, at 10 a.m.
Offices of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio
180 East Broad Street
Hearing Room 11-C
Columbus, Ohio 43215-3793

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