Southwest Reliability Project

The Southwest Reliability Project is a planned 5.5-mile, 115-kV transmission line from a new substation at SW 7th Street in Lincoln, NE, to the Rokeby Road substation. The project is needed to address reliability concerns due to the growing region demand. The project’s final cost was $3.6M and it was energized in mid-2015.

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
Lincoln Electric System 5.5 115 NE NE 2015
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
3.6 Operating SW 7th Street Substation Rokeby
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
No 2014 SPP SPP US