Case No.: 11-4884-EL-BTX
Project: East Springfield-London-Tangy 138 kV Transmission Line
Company: American Transmission Systems, Inc.
Location: Clark, Delaware, Madison, and Union Counties
On May 18, 2012, the Applicant filed applications to construct approximately 58.5 miles of new 138 kV electric transmission line and to convert an existing distribution substation into a transmission/distribution substation. The project was certificated on March 11, 2013. On October 29, 2013, the Applicant filed an amendment to the original certificate. The Staff Report of Investigation addressing the Amendment was filed on December 20, 2013 and approved by the Board on February 18, 2014. The Second Amendment to the case (14-0595-EL-BTA) would modify 0.60 miles of the Approved Route within Union County. Additionally, a Third Amendment has been proposed to shift a portion of the line along the Approved Route. An adjudicatory hearing was held for the Third Amendment on August 4, 2014. The Second and Third amendments to the case were approved on August 25, 2014. Commercial operation began on December 19, 2014.