Construction begins next year on final leg of CapX2020 transmission line

St. Paul, Minn. — With final approval for the project in both Minnesota and Wisconsin, construction is set to begin next year on the final leg of the CapX2020 transmission line. It’ll run from near Hampton in Dakota County down to Rochester and then over to LaCrosse, Wisconsin.

Once it’s complete, says Johnathan Hladik, policy advocate with the Center for Rural Affairs, it’ll get more of the area’s wind-energy resources onto the grid.

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