Baxter Wilson – Perryville Line is a 500kV overhead line from Baxter Wilson, Mississippi, US, to Perryville, Louisiana, US.

The project, which is currently in the planning stage, is expected to be commissioned in 2022.


Baxter Wilson – Perryville Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Entergy Mississippi. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Approximately $1.1m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

Baxter Wilson – Perryville Line project development status

The construction works on the Baxter Wilson – Perryville Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2022.

About Entergy Mississippi

Entergy Mississippi LLC (Entergy Mississippi), a subsidiary of Entergy Utility Holding Co LLC, is an energy company. It generates, distributes, transmits, and markets electricity and natural gas across Mississippi. The company’s services include energy price information, distribution, electrical safety, energy efficiency programs and tax credits, damage claims, payments and billing, and energy education solutions. It also provides power outage, payment options, power quality and net metering of energy resources, and security lighting solutions.


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