Abernathy to Wadsworth

The Abernathy to Wadsworth project involves a new 345-kV transmission line in Hale and Lubbock counties, TX. The new line will be 32 – 50 miles in length depending on the final route and is needed to move a portion of Lubbock Power and Light’s system from the SPP grid to ERCOT. Sharyland Utilities expects to complete the project in 2021. According to THUB calculations, the project has an estimated cost of approximately $77m.

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
Sharyland Utilities LP 32 345 TX TX 2021
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
77 Planned Abernathy Wadsworth
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
2020 TRE ERCOT US Lubbock Power and Light