Brunswick – Carson Line is a 500kV overhead line from Brunswick County, Virginia, Virginia, US, to Carson City, Virginia, Virginia, US.

Construction works on the Brunswick – Carson Line started in 2015 and the project was commissioned in 2016.


The Brunswick – Carson Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Virginia Electric and Power. The Brunswick – Carson Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Brunswick – Carson Line project development status

The development of the Brunswick – Carson Line project was approved by Virginia State Corporation Commission in 2015 and the project works were completed in 2016.

About Virginia Electric and Power

Virginia Electric and Power Co (Virginia Power), subsidiary of Dominion Energy Inc, is an energy utility that generates, transmits, and distributes electricity. It generates electricity from gas, nuclear, oil, coal, renewable, and biomass sources. It also procures power through long term agreements. Virginia Power conducts business under the names Dominion Energy Virginia and Dominion Energy North Carolina in Virginia and North Carolina, respectively. It serves retail customers in the northeastern region of North Carolina. The company sells and transmits electricity at wholesale prices to municipalities, rural electric cooperatives and wholesale markets.


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