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ATC celebrates Superhero Day with United Way

We care about making sure members of our community have healthy food when they’re hungry. On May 1, American Transmission Co. provided sandwich fixings to make more than 600 sandwiches for local United Way organizations. Employee superheroes across our footprint volunteered to order and organize the items and worked alongside United Way members to assemble […]

Annual Report highlights how we’re powering innovation

American Transmission Co. employees are hard at work operating and maintaining the complex electric transmission grid every day. Our more than 9,890 miles of high-voltage transmission lines and 568 substations provide communities with access to local and regional energy sources. Our Annual Report, published each spring, is available for viewing on our website. The 2018 […]

ATC recognized again as Top Workplace

For the sixth consecutive year, American Transmission Co. has been awarded a Top Workplaces honor by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. “Receiving this honor again is a tribute to our employees, who are among the best in our industry,” said ATC President and CEO Mike Rowe. “Their responses put us on the list, and their spirit of collaboration […]

Milwaukee Bucks, ATC commit additional 573 trees to Wisconsin schools

The Milwaukee Bucks wrapped up the 2018-19 regular season Wednesday night. The incredible success they’ve had the entire season launches them into the playoffs – but we’re still reminiscing about the regular season, when they scored a record 573 3-point shots. Hands down (but arms up) … this record is for the books. What makes […]

Electric transmission line connecting West Riverside Energy Center to the grid placed in service

Line is part of an integrated electric system serving customers in the region Madison, Wis. – American Transmission Co. recently energized the approximately 4.2-mile, 345,000-volt Riverside transmission line. Project work included building a new substation near the Alliant Energy West Riverside Energy Center and connecting a new double-circuit transmission line to an existing 345-kV transmission […]