Biers Run Project

The $97m Biers Run Project, sponsored by AEP Ohio, is a transmission reinforcement effort in the southern Ohio region. The project involves:   A new 345/138/69-kV Biers Run substation – estimated to cost $22m Two new 138-kV circuits which will run from the Circleville to Biers Run to Delano stations  Two new 69-kV circuits to reinforce the existing 138-kV and 69-kV transmission system   The project will provide much needed voltage and capacity support as well as address long-term reliability issues in the area. The project is expected to be energized by March 2017.

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
AEP Ohio 28.2 138 OH OH 2017
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
97 Double Operating Circleville Delano
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
No 2014 RFC PJM US