McLean Co – White Co HVDC Line is a 500kV overhead line with a length of 188.29km from McLean Co, Illinois HVDC Substation, Illinois, US, to White Co, Indiana (near Brookston) HVDC Substation, Indiana, US.
The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
McLean Co – White Co HVDC Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Northern Indiana Public Service. The line will carry direct current (AC).
Approximately $210.6m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.
McLean Co – White Co HVDC Line project development status
The construction works on the McLean Co – White Co HVDC Line project commissioning is expected in 2021.
About Northern Indiana Public Service
Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) is engaged in operating hydro electric power plants. NIPSCO owns and operates two hydroelectric dams on the Tippecanoe River in White and Carroll counties in Indiana. The company’s two projects have operated safely for 75 years. NIPSCO dams Norway and Oakdale provide electrical power, recreation and financial benefits to local citizens. The company’s both plants are automated and also can be manually controlled. The company is headquartered at Merrillville in Indiana, the US.
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