Hosensack – Lauschtown Line is a 500kV overhead line with a length of 3.21km from Hosensack, Pennsylvania, US, to Lauschtown, Pennsylvania, US.

Construction works on the Hosensack – Lauschtown Line started in 2016 and the project was commissioned in 2017.


The Hosensack – Lauschtown Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Metropolitan Edison. The Hosensack – Lauschtown Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Approximately $5.5m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

Hosensack – Lauschtown Line project development status

in 2016 and the project works were completed in 2017.

About Metropolitan Edison

Metropolitan Edison Company (Metropolitan Edison) is an electric utility company. The company distributes electricity across the regions of Pennsylvania. It provides electricity to 1.3 million customers in 3,300 square miles of service area comprising south-central and eastern Pennsylvania. Metropolitan Edison owns and operates approximately 16,500 miles of power transmission and distribution lines to serve residential, commercial and institutional entities. The company’s other offices include Ohio Edison, The illuminating Company, Toledo Edison, Met-Ed, Penelec, Penn Power, West Penn Power and others. It operates as a subsidiary of FirstEnergy.


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