Church to Steele Transmission Project

The Church to Steele Transmission Project involves 25.5 miles of 138-kV construction. The pole structures will be capable of carrying 230-kV double circuit if needed in the future. The project originates at the Church substation in Queen Anne county and terminates at the Steele substation in Carolina County.   The project is estimated to cost $29.6m. Construction is expected to commence in February, 2016 with an online date of May 31, 2017. The project is needed to improve reliability in region. Delmarva Power & Light filed the CPCN application in October, 2014.

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
Delmarva Power and Light Co. 25.5 138 DE DE 2017
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
29.6 Operating Church Substation Steele Substation
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
2016 RFC PJM US