The proposed projects include up to 200 wind turbines, associated access roads, a new collector substation, an operations and maintenance facility, and associated 345-kV transmission in Clark County.
AEP Ohio and AEP Ohio Transmission Company on Aug. 23 said that an open house will be held on Sept. 5 in New Albany, Ohio, regarding the approximate $30m New Albany Breakthrough Overhead Line Design (BOLD) Transmission Line Project.
The recently released U.S. Department of Energy staff report found, for instance, that the recent rise of natural gas as a top electricity generation resource, the increase in variable renewable energy penetration, the flattening of electricity demand growth, and a host of policy issues have negatively impacted traditional baseload generation, particularly coal and nuclear power plants.
Irene Montelongo, director, Docket Management on Aug. 22 told all parties of record that the proposed order will be considered by state regulators at the open meeting scheduled for Sept. 28, in Austin, Texas.
The enterprise value of the transaction is about $18.8bn, including the assumption of Oncor’s debt, Sempra said on Aug. 21, adding that the transaction is expected to be accretive to Sempra’s earnings beginning in 2018.