Frances Creek Substation is a 345kV substation located in Frances Creek, Manitowoc County, Indiana, US.
The Frances Creek Substation project’s construction is expected to begin in 2022. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2023.
Frances Creek Substation project, which is a new substation, will be operated by Duke Energy.
The designed voltage level of the substation is 345/69kV and the operating voltage level is 345/69kV.
The step-in voltage of the project is 345kV and the step-out voltage is 69kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 200MVA.
Frances Creek Substation project development status
The project is expected to be commissioned in 2023. Approximately $7.1m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.
About Duke Energy
Duke Energy Corp (Duke Energy) is an integrated energy utility that undertakes the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity; transportation and sale of natural gas; and provision of related energy services in the Southeast and Midwest regions of the US. It also procures and markets electric power and fuel. The company operates a diverse mix of coal, nuclear, natural gas, oil and renewable power plants. It has operations in Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, Ohio and South Carolina in the US. Duke Energy is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, the US.
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