10-2439-EL-BSB: Meldahl Hydroelectric Transmission Substation, Clermont County
Case No.: 10-2439-EL-BSB
Project: Meldahl Hydroelectric Project, Substation Supporting 138 kV Transmission Line
Company: City of Hamilton, Ohio and American Municipal Power, Inc.
Location: Clermont County
The City of Hamilton and American Municipal Power, Inc. are presently constructing a 105 MW hydroelectric power generating facility on the Ohio River at the existing Meldahl Locks and Dam. This application is for a substation to interconnect a new proposed 138 kV transmission line (Case No. 10-2440-EL-BTX) with the existing 345 kV Zimmer?Spurlock transmission line. The Board certificated the case on November 28, 2011. Construction on the project began on March 4, 2013, and it was first energized for commercial operation on May 27, 2015.
Opinion, Order, and Certificate