Yager to Desert Road 138-kV Transmission Line Rebuild Project

The Yager–Desert Road 138-kV Transmission Line Rebuild Project involves replacing 7 miles of 69-kV transmission line. The line will be rated at 138-kV but operated at 69-kV. The project is part of the greater Eastern Ohio Tri-County Improvements initiative to reduce electrical outages in the region. The project has an estimated cost of $17m and completion date of 2018

Project Sponsor Line Miles Voltage (kV) From State To State Year in Service
AEP Ohio 7 138 OH OH 2018
Estimated Costs ($M) Voltage Type Project Status Project Group Origin Point Destination Point
17 Under Construction Yager Desert Road
Interstate Build Start NERC ISO/RTO Country Project Partners
2017 RFC PJM US