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ATC applies for permission to improve transmission system in Sparta-Tomah area

Regulatory filing submitted to Public Service Commission of Wisconsin PEWAUKEE, Wis. – American Transmission Co. has filed an application with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin to rebuild and upgrade an existing electric transmission line that connects the Monroe County Substation near Sparta and the Council Creek Substation near Tomah. ATC also will build a new substation as […]

American Transmission Co. announces plans for 150-mile, 345-kV transmission line in western Wisconsin

Badger Coulee Transmission Line Project is a multi-benefit project demonstrating reliability, economic and renewable benefits PEWAUKEE, Wis. – Following approximately two years of study and analysis, American Transmission Co. has determined that a 345-kilovolt transmission line from the La Crosse area to the greater Madison area would provide multiple benefits to the state of Wisconsin including improved electric […]

American Transmission Co. and SMART Study co-sponsors release Phase One study results for transporting renewable energy across Upper Midwest

PEWAUKEE, WI – American Transmission Co. along with co-sponsors Electric Transmission America, a transmission joint venture between subsidiaries of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) and MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., Exelon Corp. (NYSE: EXC), NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE), Xcel Energy (NYSE: XEL), and MidAmerican Energy Co., a subsidiary of MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., today released Phase One of a comprehensive study […]

Fitchburg – Verona Electric System Upgrade Project Complete

Project will meet the area’s increasing electricity needs MADISON, Wis. – American Transmission Co. put into service a critical reinforcement to the electric transmission network serving southern Dane and northern Green counties today. The project included building the new Oak Ridge Substation in Fitchburg and constructing approximately six miles of new 138-kilovolt transmission line to connect the […]

Landgren to retire from American Transmission Co.

PEWAUKEE, Wis. – Dale A. Landgren, vice president and chief strategic officer at American Transmission Co., has announced his retirement, effective Dec. 31, 2010. As chief strategic officer, Landgren’s responsibilities include planning, federal and regional relations and policy, customer relations and interconnection services. Those functions now will report to other members of the executive team, with Landgren helping […]