Otter Creek – Brandenburg Steel Mill Line is a 345kV overhead line with a length of 14.5km from Otter Creek, Kentucky, US, to Brandenburg Steel Mill, Kentucky, US.

The project, which is currently in the planning stage, is expected to be commissioned in 2022.


Otter Creek – Brandenburg Steel Mill Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative . The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Approximately $17m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

Otter Creek – Brandenburg Steel Mill Line project development status

The construction works on the Otter Creek – Brandenburg Steel Mill Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2022.

About Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative

Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative Inc (Blue Ridge Electric) a subsidiary of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corp is an electric cooperative that supplies power and electricity. The cooperative offers services including residential water heater rebate programs, heat pump loan programs, underground services, surge guard and vegetation management services. It also provides surge protection and consultation, security solutions, electrical safety and energy management services. Blue Ridge Electric offers payment options, online billing, co-op connections, maintenance and system planning, among others.


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