Blue Lick Substation is a 345kV substation located in Blue Lick, Louisiana, US.

The Blue Lick Substation project’s construction has begun in 2020. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2021.


Blue Lick Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by Louisville Gas and Electric.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 345/161kV and the operating voltage level is 345/161kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 345kV and the step-out voltage is 161kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 450MVA.

Blue Lick Substation project development status

The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021.

About Louisville Gas and Electric

Louisville Gas and Electric Co (LG&E) a subsidiary of LG&E and KU Energy LLC is an electric and natural gas utility. The utility offers gas storage and distribution services to residential and business customers. It has a total regulated generation capacity of three thousand megawatts. LG&E offers services such as start service, billing and payment options, stop service,public safety, outage information, and power line clearance services. The utility also conducts research and development activities. It also serves electric customers in Louisville and its surrounding counties. LG&E is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, the US.


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