Texas regulatory staff recommends approval of estimated $7.1m, 345-kV line in Zapata County
Separately on June 4, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department filed recommendations on the project with the commission, including that once a route is approved by the commission, Electric Transmission Texas should survey the route to determine the potential of the site to support state-listed threatened and endangered species or their habitat
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