Hills Area Substation is a 345kV substation located in Hills Area, Iowa, US.
The Hills Area Substation project’s construction is expected to begin in 2023. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2025.
Hills Area Substation project, which is a new substation, will be operated by ITC Midwest.
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 300MVA.
Hills Area Substation project development status
The project is expected to be commissioned in 2025. Approximately $19.02m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.
About ITC Midwest
ITC Midwest LLC (ITC Midwest), a subsidiary of ITC Holdings Corp, is an electric utility that offers electricity transmission services. The utility offers operation, upgrades and maintenance of transmission facilities. Its projects include Colby-Killdeer 345 kV Line Build, Heron Lake – Lakefield 161 kV Line Rebuild, Minnesota-Iowa 345 kV Electric Transmission Project, Ottumwa-Iowa/Missouri Border Transmission Project, Salem-Hazleton project, Cardinal-Hickory Creek, Lambton-St. Clair Line Upgrade, and others. ITC Midwest operates through its electric transmission lines in Iowa, Minnesota, Illinois and Missouri, the US.
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