17-1907-EL-BTX: AEP Bell Ridge-Devola 138 kV Transmission Line Project

Case Number: 17-1907-EL-BTX
Project: Bell Ridge-Devola 138 kV Transmission Line Project
Applicant: AEP Ohio Transco
Location: Washington County
Status: Hearings

AEP Ohio Transco proposes to construct an approximately 11-mile long 138 kilovolt (kv) electric transmission line connecting the Bell Ridge and Devola substations in Washington County. The proposed line would likely run through Lawrence, Fearing, and Muskingum townships in Washington County. 

AEP Ohio Transco states that the existing 23 kV infrastructure in the area has reached an age where it is in need of rebuild and redesign to improve reliability for customers. The company states that the proposed project would improve electric service reliability for customers.

Local public hearing
June 4, 2018, at 6:00 p.m.
Marietta Public Library
615 Fifth Street
Marietta, Ohio 45750

Adjudicatory hearing
June 18, 2018, at 10:00 a.m.
Offices of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio
180 East Broad Street, Hearing Room 11-D
Columbus, Ohio 43215-3793

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