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American Transmission Co. announces promotion

PEWAUKEE, Wis. – – American Transmission Co. has named Greg Levesque vice president of external affairs and communications. In this newly created position, Levesque will oversee policy, government affairs, real estate, environmental, customer relations, interconnection services, local relations and corporate communications. Since joining ATC in 2003, Levesque has overseen several departments related to his current […]

Managing vegetation above the tree line

At American Transmission Co., our job is to operate our transmission system safely and reliably, and we take that responsibility seriously. An important part of that involves managing the vegetation around our transmission facilities to prevent outages. With more than 10,000 miles of transmission lines, that’s no small task. One unique approach we take is […]

ATC employees volunteer to judge Future City Competition

American Transmission Co. employees participated as judges in the annual Wisconsin Regional Future City Competition hosted by STEM Forward. Students from 49 teams representing 21 schools across Wisconsin competed in this year’s event.  Future City is a project-based learning program where students in sixth, seventh and eighth grades imagine, research, design and build cities of […]

Badger Hollow Network Upgrades project in service, connecting solar capacity to the grid

In late December 2021, ATC completed construction of our Badger Hollow Network Upgrades project in Iowa County, Wis. This high-voltage electric interconnection project provides a pathway of power from the 300-megawatt Badger Hollow Solar Park to our region’s electric grid.   The Badger Hollow Solar Park is a facility jointly owned by We Energies, Wisconsin […]

ATC awards $71,675 to 22 recipients for planting projects

American Transmission Co. has collectively awarded $71,675 to 22 recipients across its service area to plant trees and low-growing vegetation through its Community Planting and Pollinator Habitat programs. Now in its ninth year, ATC has given nearly 290 community awards for these projects totaling more than $560,000. Vegetation funded through the Community Planting Program requires […]