Ledyard – Burt Line is a 345kV overhead line with a length of 30.57km from Ledyard, Iowa, US, to Burt, Iowa, US.

Construction works on the Ledyard – Burt Line started in 2017 and the project was commissioned in 2018.


The Ledyard – Burt Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by MidAmerican Energy. The Ledyard – Burt Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Approximately $62.53m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

Ledyard – Burt Line project development status

The development of the Ledyard – Burt Line project was approved by Iowa Utilities Board in 2017 and the project works were completed in 2018.

About MidAmerican Energy

MidAmerican Energy Co (MidAmerican Energy), a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, is a regulated electric and natural gas utility company that carries out the generation, transmission and distribution and selling of electricity. The company also undertakes distribution, selling and transportation of natural gas. It caters to a diverse clientele comprising of urban and rural residential customers as well as commercial and industrial customers.


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