Harlowe to Newport Transmission Line

The Harlowe – Newport Transmission Line and substations will provide greater capacity and enhanced service reliability for the counties across Eastern North Carolina. Construction of the 6.91-mile, 230-kilovolt (kV) transmission line between the existing 230-kV Havelock-Morehead Wildwood line near Newport and the existing 115-kV Havelock-Morehead North line near the Harlowe community is expected to begin in early spring 2019 and is targeted for completion by June 2020. 

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
Duke Energy Corporation 6.9 230 NC NC 2020
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
32 Planned Newport Harlowe
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
2019 SERC US