Branch River Electric Reliability Project

The Branch River Electric Reliability Project involves a new 345-kV substation and relocation of a 138-kV transmission line in Manitowoc County, WI. The project is needed to strengthen the system in the region and to remove operating restrictions on the Point Beach nuclear plant. The project is expected to be completed by February 2018.

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
American Transmission Company 1.3 345 WI WI 2018
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
40.9 Operating Branch River Substation Existing 345-kV Line
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
RFC MISO US