Kansas Substation is a 345kV substation located in Kansas, Edgar County, Illinois, US.

The Kansas Substation project’s construction has begun in 2020. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2021.


Kansas Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by Ameren Illinois.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 345kV and the operating voltage level is 345kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 345kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 478MVA.

Kansas Substation project development status

The development of the Kansas Substation project was approved by Illinois Commerce Commission in 2020. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021. Approximately $25.61m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

About Ameren Illinois

Ameren Illinois Co (Ameren Illinois), a subsidiary of Ameren Corp is engaged in regulated electric and gas distribution related activities to various users residing in central and southern Illinois regions. The company is headquartered in Illinois, the US.


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