13-1768-EL-BTX: Scioto Ridge Wind Farm Transmission Line, Hardin County
Case No.: 13-1768-EL-BTX
Project: Scioto Ridge Wind Farm Transmission Line
Company: Hardin Wind, LLC, a subsidiary of EverPower Wind Holdings, Inc.
Location: Hardin County
The Scioto Ridge Wind Farm transmission line is proposed as a 345 kV interconnection between the generation facility and the East Lima - Marysville 345 kV circuit. The transmission line will be approximately 5 miles long and will be located on leased agricultural land in Hardin County, Ohio. The Scioto Ridge Wind Farm is proposed to consist of up to 180 wind turbines and related equipment, including collection lines, access roads and a substation, to be located in the townships of Roundhead, McDonald, Lynn, and Taylor Creek in Hardin County and the townships of Richland and Rush Creek in Logan County.
A public informational meeting was held on Sept. 11, 2013 in Belle Center, Ohio. A local public hearing was held on January 8, 2014 in Kenton, Ohio . The adjudicatory hearing for the case was held on January 22, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio.
The Board certificated the project on March 17, 2014.
Opinion, Order, and Certificate