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Proposed Transmission Line and Substation in Canutillo, TX

August 30, 2016

El Paso Electric"s Proposed Transmission Line and Substation in west El Paso

In order to improve system reliability and provide additional capacity to meet projected growth in west El Paso, El Paso Electric (EPE) is proposing to construct a new substation and transmission line approximately 2 miles north of Transmountain Drive (Loop-375) and east of Interstate 10 (click here to see map)

EPE plans to fi­le an application for a Certi­ficate of Convenience and Necessity (CCN) for the proposed transmission line with the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT) in early 2017. Pending approval, EPE plans to construct the new substation and transmission line in 2018.

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