Kansas – Sugar Creek Line is a 345kV overhead line with a length of 55.52km from Kansas, Illinois, US, to Sugar Creek, Illinois, US.

Construction works on the Kansas – Sugar Creek Line started in 2019 and the project was commissioned in 2020.


The Kansas – Sugar Creek Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Ameren Illinois. The Kansas – Sugar Creek Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through single circuit cable.

Approximately $81.3m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

Kansas – Sugar Creek Line project development status

The development of the Kansas – Sugar Creek Line project was approved by Illinois Commerce Commission in 2019 and the project works were completed in 2020.

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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