Diamond Trail – Hills Line is a 345kV overhead line with a length of 53.4km from Diamond Trail Road, Iowa, US, to Hills, Iowa, US.

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

Description

Diamond Trail – Hills Line is an overhead line that will be operated by MidAmerican Energy . The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Approximately $0.35m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

Diamond Trail – Hills Line project development status

The construction works on the Diamond Trail – Hills Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2022.

About MidAmerican Energy

MidAmerican Energy Co (MidAmerican Energy), a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy , is a regulated electric and natural gas utility company that carries out the generation, transmission and distribution and selling of electricity. The company also undertakes distribution, selling and transportation of natural gas. It caters to a diverse clientele comprising of urban and rural residential customers as well as commercial and industrial customers.

Methodology

All publicly-announced T&D Line & Substation projects included in this analysis are drawn from GlobalData’s Power IC. The information regarding the projects is sourced through secondary information sources such as country specific utility players, company news and reports, statistical organisations, regulatory body, government planning reports and their publications and is further validated through primary from various stakeholders such as power utility companies, consultants, energy associations of respective countries, government bodies and professionals from leading players in the power sector.