American Transmission Co. projects

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News Releases | American Transmission Co. projects - Part 3

PSC approves project to rebuild transmission line in Boscobel, Lone Rock areas

Work will improve aging infrastructure, enhance local electric reliability MADISON, WIS. – American Transmission Co. today received approval from the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin to rebuild and reroute portions of an approximately 28-mile, 69,000-volt transmission line from Boscobel to Lone Rock, Wisconsin. The project will involve: Rebuilding approximately 25 miles of a 27.6-mile line […]

American Transmission Co. files application with Illinois Commerce Commission for new transmission line and substation

Project will provide electric reliability to southeast Wisconsin and northeast Illinois PEWAUKEE, Wis. – American Transmission Co. today filed an application with the Illinois Commerce Commission seeking approval for the Wisconsin-Illinois Electric Reliability Project. Components of this project include: constructing a double-circuit, 345,000-volt transmission line to connect to an existing line in southern Pleasant Prairie, […]

Crews to use light-duty helicopter for Badger Coulee Project

Work slated to begin this week from Town of Middleton to Town of Vienna MADISON, Wis. – A helicopter will be used beginning this week to assist construction crews with work along Segment 1 of the Badger Coulee Project. Helicopter crews will begin pulling wires along the line beginning this week. The route generally follows […]

ATC, Xcel Energy to host pre-construction open house for Segment 3 of Badger Coulee Project

Construction work set to begin this summer for area from Town of Caledonia to Wisconsin Dells MADISON, Wis. – American Transmission Co. and Xcel Energy are continuing a multi-year public outreach process for the 180-mile, 345-kilovolt Badger Coulee Project with a pre-construction open house on July 21 in Lake Delton. “Landowners who may be affected […]

ATC, ITC, Dairyland Power announce May public open houses for Cardinal-Hickory Creek Transmission Line Project

New transmission line will provide reliability, economic and public policy benefits MADISON, WIS. ─ American Transmission Co., ITC Midwest LLC and Dairyland Power Cooperative will host open houses next month to update the public on plans for a new electric transmission line that would connect Dane County, Wisconsin, and Dubuque County, Iowa. The Cardinal-Hickory Creek […]

Pre-construction open house set for Segment 2 of Badger Coulee Project

Construction work scheduled to begin in August for area from Town of Vienna to Town of Caledonia MADISON, Wis. – American Transmission Co. and Xcel Energy are continuing a multi-year public outreach process for the 180-mile, 345-kilovolt Badger Coulee Project with a pre-construction open house on April 20 in Lodi. “Landowners who may be affected by […]

American Transmission Co. announces second open house for Wisconsin-Illinois Reliability Project

Residents can provide input on the project’s revised routes prior to the regulatory filing PEWAUKEE, Wis. – American Transmission Co. is hosting its final open house for the proposed Wisconsin-Illinois Reliability Project from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 28. The open house, which will take place at ThunderHawk Golf Club, 39700 North Lewis […]

ATC to host pre-construction open house for Segment 1 of Badger Coulee Project

Construction work set to begin in May for area from Town of Middleton to Town of Vienna MADISON, Wis. – American Transmission Co. and Xcel Energy are continuing a multi-year public outreach process for the Badger Coulee Project with the first in a series of pre-construction open houses on April 14 in the Town of […]

PSC signals approval for 23-mile, 138,000-volt transmission line and new substation in southeast Wisconsin

Spring Valley-North Lake Geneva Electric Reliability Project expected to be in-service summer 2019 PEWAUKEE, Wis. – The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin today approved a new transmission line project between the Town of Salem and the City of Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. At an open meeting, the commissioners confirmed the need for the Spring Valley-North Lake […]

ATC plans to rebuild line in Boscobel, Lone Rock area

Project will improve aging infrastructure, enhance local electric reliability MADISON, WIS. – American Transmission Co. has filed an application with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin to rebuild and reroute portions of an approximately 28-mile, 69,000-volt transmission line from Boscobel to Lone Rock, Wisconsin. The project will involve: Rebuilding approximately 25 miles of the 27.6-mile […]