Bull Moose

The Bull Moose is a 2.5-mile, 115-kV transmission line proposed for Central Minnesota.  The project, sponsored by Great River Energy is needed to provide power to a new petroleum pump station, called Backus Station.  The company plans to energize the project in 2018. Great River intends to submit the route permit application in late July 2015. According to THUB calculations, the project has an estimated cost of $3.25m.

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
Great River Energy 2.5 115 MN MN 2018
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
3.25 Planned Bull Moose 115-kV Line Backus Pump Station
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
MRO MISO US