Minneapolis – Blue Earth Line is a 765kV overhead line from Minneapolis, Minnesota, US, to Blue Earth, Minnesota, US.
Construction works on the Minneapolis – Blue Earth Line project was commissioned in 2018.
The Minneapolis – Blue Earth Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Northern States Power. The Minneapolis – Blue Earth Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
Minneapolis – Blue Earth Line project development status
The development of the Minneapolis – Blue Earth Line project was approved by Minnesota Public Utilities Commission and the project works were completed in 2018.
About Northern States Power
Northern States Power Company (NSPC) is an electric utility company, based in the US. The company generates, transmits, distributes, purchases and sells electricity. It distributes power to the customers of northwestern Wisconsin and western portion of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. NSPC also purchases, transports, distributes, and sells natural gas to retail customers, as well as transports customer-owned natural gas in Minnesota and North Dakota. It offers utility business in various segments, which include regulated natural gas and regulated electric utility. The company serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers, as well as public authorities and other customers.
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