Iatan – Stranger Creek Line is a 345kV overhead line with a length of 18.71km from Iatan, Missouri, US, to Stranger Creek, Missouri, US.

Construction works on the Iatan – Stranger Creek Line started in 2018 and the project was commissioned in 2019.


The Iatan – Stranger Creek Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Westar Energy. The Iatan – Stranger Creek Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through single circuit cable.

Iatan – Stranger Creek Line project development status

The development of the Iatan – Stranger Creek Line project was approved by Missouri Public Service Commission in 2018 and the project works were completed in 2019.

About Westar Energy

Westar Energy Inc (Westar Energy) is a vertically integrated energy utility. It generates, transmits and distributes electricity. The company owns and operates a portfolio of coal-fired, nuclear, natural gas-based, renewable and diesel-based power generation plants. Westar Energy also procures electricity from third-party utilities. It serves residential, commercial and industrial customers across Topeka, Lawrence, Manhattan, Salina and Hutchinson in central and northeastern Kansas. Through its subsidiary, Kansas Gas and Electric Company, the company provides services in south-central and southeastern Kansas, including the city of Wichita.


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