Pontiac – Placid Line is a 345kV overhead line from Pontiac, Michigan, US, to Placid, Michigan, US.
The project, which is currently in the planning stage, is expected to be commissioned in 2022.
Pontiac – Placid Line is an overhead line that will be operated by ITC Holdings. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
Approximately $1.2m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.
Pontiac – Placid Line project development status
The construction works on the Pontiac – Placid Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2022.
About ITC Holdings
ITC Holdings Corp (ITC Holdings), a subsidiary of ITC Investment Holdings Inc, is an independent electricity transmission company . It owns, operates, maintains, and invests in electricity transmission infrastructure. The company provides transmission grid solutions to improve reliability, expand access to markets, allow new generating resources to interconnect to its transmission systems and reduce the cost of supplying energy. The company owns and operates high-voltage electric transmission systems in Lower Peninsula of Michigan and certain portions of Iowa, Kansas, Illinois, Missouri, Minnesota and Oklahoma . It also focuses on developing transmission infrastructure in Wisconsin.
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