FirstEnergy seeks to add power line on Lorain’s west end

LORAIN — A subsidiary of FirstEnergy is seeking state permission to install a three-mile high-voltage power line on Lorain’s west end.

American Transmission Systems Inc. is asking the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio for a certificate of environmental compatibility and public need for the new line.

The project would install a 345-kilovolt transmission line from the Beaver Substation, which is a substation within FirstEnergy’s West Lorain Power Plant, 7101 W. Erie Ave.

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