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Posted on October 30, 201410/30/14 |
Fortnightly Magazine – October 2014 As an industry, electric transmission today embodies both old and new. For every established, old-line utility building new lines to ensure reliability within its regulated service territory, there’s a private developer, looking to unlock the potential of far-flung windpower resources. Here, we interview the two top executives at Duke-American Transmission […]
Posted on September 23, 20149/23/14 |
First initiative of its kind in U.S. Project would link one of nation’s largest wind farms to one of world’s biggest energy storage facilities LOS ANGELES – Four companies today jointly proposed a first-in-the-U.S., $8-billion green energy initiative that would bring large amounts of clean electricity to the Los Angeles area by 2023. The project […]
Posted on April 30, 20134/30/13 |
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke-American Transmission today completed its previously announced purchase from Atlantic Power of 72 percent of the capacity of Path 15 – an 84-mile, 500-kilovolt transmission line in central California. The nine-year-old line connects the state’s northern and southern transmission grids, playing a key role in maintaining statewide electric system reliability and market […]
Posted on April 17, 20134/17/13 |
Duke-American Transmission Co. has rescheduled a Zephyr Power Transmission Project open house in Wheatland, Wyo., originally scheduled for earlier this month but was cancelled due to inclement weather.
Posted on March 27, 20133/27/13 |
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Duke-American Transmission Co. is hosting a series of open houses to seek public feedback on its proposed route for the Zephyr Power Transmission Project, an approximately 850-mile transmission line that would deliver wind energy generated in eastern Wyoming to population centers in the southwestern U.S. As proposed, the Zephyr project will begin […]
Posted on March 11, 20133/11/13 |
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke-American Transmission Co. (DATC) has reached an agreement to purchase Atlantic Power Corporation’s interest in the Path 15 transmission project, an existing 84-mile, 500-kilovolt transmission line in central California. “Path 15, which connects the transmission grids between northern and southern California, plays an important role in maintaining regional electric system reliability and […]
Posted on December 4, 201212/4/12 |
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Zephyr Power Transmission, LLC (“Zephyr”) will be soliciting bids from potential contractors to prepare an Environmental Impact Study at the direction of the Bureau of Land Management in response to a right of way application for the Zephyr Power Transmission Project. Interested parties should contact Zephyr by email prior to January 1, […]
Posted on December 19, 201112/19/11 |
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke-American Transmission Co. has acquired the Zephyr Power Transmission Project and will continue the design and development of the proposed 950-mile transmission line that would deliver wind energy generated in eastern Wyoming to California and the southwestern United States.
Posted on September 12, 20119/12/11 |
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke-American Transmission Co. today released its first set of transmission projects that include seven new transmission line projects in five Midwestern states. These projects will fill gaps in the existing transmission grid, improve electric system reliability and market efficiency, provide economic benefits to local utilities and enable increased delivery of high-quality renewable resources.
Posted on April 13, 20114/13/11 |
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke Energy and American Transmission Co. announced the creation of Duke-American Transmission Co., a joint venture that will build, own and operate new electric transmission infrastructure in North America.