Media Releases

Media Contact: Matt Butler (614) 644-7670

January 3, 2014
OPSB to hold Local Public Hearing for Scioto Ridge Wind Farm

The OPSB will hold a public hearing to provide area residents an opportunity to testify about Hardin Wind, LLC’s proposal to construct the Scioto Ridge Wind Farm in Hardin and Logan counties.

December 16, 2013
OPSB approves Northwest Ohio Wind Farm in Paulding County

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) today authorized Northwest Ohio Wind Energy, LLC  to construct a wind farm comprised of up to 59 wind turbines in  Blue Creek and Latty townships in Paulding County.

December 12, 2013
Local Public Hearing for Ebersole Substation Project

The Board will hold a public hearing to provide area residents an opportunity to testify about AEP’s proposal to construct the Ebersole Substation in Hancock County.  

September 30, 2013
OPSB approves Biers Run Substation

The OPSB votes to authorize AEP Ohio Transco to construct the Biers Rub Substation at the preferred site in Ross County near Chillicothe.

May 28, 2013
OPSB approves Buckeye II Wind Farm

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) today modified and approved Champaign Wind, LLC’s request to construct the Buckeye II Wind Farm in Champaign County.

May 1, 2013
OPSB approves Rolling Hills Facility Expansion in Vinton County

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) today authorized Rolling Hills Generating, LLC to increase the capacity of its existing natural gas-fired electric generating facility in Wilkesville, Ohio from 860 megawatts (MW) to 1,414 MW.  

May 1, 2013
OPSB approves Oregon Clean Energy Center

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) today authorized Oregon Clean Energy, LLC. to construct a new natural gas-fired combined-cycle electric generating facility in Oregon, Ohio.

March 11, 2013
OPSB approves Glenwillow Substation

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) today authorized American Transmission Systems, Inc. (ATSI) to construct the Glenwillow Transmission Substation in Glenwillow, Cuyahoga County.

March 11, 2013
OPSB approves East Springfield-London-Tangy Transmission Project

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) today authorized American Transmission Systems, Inc. (ATSI) to construct the E. Springfield-London-Tangy Transmission project along the preferred route in Clark, Delaware, Madison and Union counties.

March 11, 2013
OPSB approves AEP's Elk Transmission Line

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) today authorized AEP Ohio Transmission Company (AEP Transco) to construct the Elk 138 kilovolt (kV) Transmission Line in Vinton and Jackson counties.