Meyer – Tallmadge Line is a 345kV overhead line from Meyer, Michigan, US, to Tallmadge, Michigan, US.

The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2021.

Description

Meyer – Tallmadge Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Michigan Electric Transmission. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Approximately $1.5m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

The development of the Meyer – Tallmadge Line project has been approved by the Michigan Public Service Commission.

Meyer – Tallmadge Line project development status

The construction works on the Meyer – Tallmadge Line project were commenced in 2020 and commissioning is expected in 2021.

About Michigan Electric Transmission

Michigan Electric Transmission Company LLC (METC), a subsidiary of ITC Holdings Corp is an electricity transmission company that provides transmission infrastructure projects to improve efficiency in the flow of electricity. The company owns, operates and maintains circuit transmission line in the western and northern portions of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. ITC provides high voltage systems that transmit electricity from generating stations in Michigan to local electricity distribution facilities. The company ensures reliability, safety, operation and maintenance. It offers its services to residential and commercial customers. METC is headquartered in Novi, Michigan, the US.

Methodology

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