Duke American Transmission Co.


About Us

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Duke and ATC share the same vision for transmission development, focusing on building transmission that:

  • improves electric system reliability
  • improves grid efficiency thus reducing energy delivery costs
  • improves access to the wholesale electricity market for local distribution companies who can pass savings onto electric consumers
  • supports public policy renewable goals by cost-effectively connecting high-quality renewable resources to load center.
  • Nation’s largest electric power holding company serving more than 7.1 million customers in six states
  • Owns approximately 32,000 miles of transmission lines
  • Interest in DATC is held by Duke Energy’s Commercial Businesses
  • Fortune 250 company; NYSE: DUK
  • Headquartered in North Carolina
  • Nation’s first multi-state transmission-only utility
  • Formed in 2001
  • Invested $2.8 billion in building more than 2,300 miles of transmission lines in the past 13 years in four Midwestern states: Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota and Illinois
  • Excellent track record of project approvals
  • Owns and operates more than 9,500 miles of transmission lines and 530 substations
  • Headquartered in Wisconsin