ATC plans for hundreds of miles of transmission lines throughout the U.P.

Hundreds of miles of transmission lines will be making their way from Wisconsin to the U.P., costing American Transmission Company up to almost $900,000.

The goal of the Bay Lake Project is to connect Green Bay to Tilden Township with a 345-K volt transmission line. Menominee County and Escanaba will be connected by two 138-K volt lines.

“The project is needed for a combination of factors. Chief among them is electric system reliability. Customers will see a much more reliable source of electricity,” said ATC spokesperson, Jackie Olson.

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