Las Vegas – Los Angeles Transmission Project

Las Vegas – Los Angeles Transmission Project is a 250-mile, 500-kV transmission line that originates at Eldorado 500 kV Substation, Nev., and terminates at Rancho Vista 500kV Substation, Calif. The project, which is sponsored by Energy Capital Partners, is set to complete in 2018. The project will increase transfer capability from the Eldorado Valley area to Southern California along WECC Path 46.

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
Energy Capital Partners 250 500 NV CA 2018
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
1100 Suspended SMRT Eldorado Rancho Vista
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
2016 WECC CAISO US