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PSCW approves Clear Lake-Woodmin transmission line

American Transmission Co. to build 7.2-mile power line in Oneida, Vilas counties DE PERE, Wis. – Electric system reliability will be improved in the Wisconsin Northwoods with recent approval of the Clear Lake-Woodmin transmission line. The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin authorized construction of the 7.2 mile line between the Clear Lake Substation southeast of Woodruff on Highway […]

American Transmission Co. names Flynn VP of Business Development

PEWAUKEE, Wis. – American Transmission Co. has named John Flynn as vice president of Business Development, effective Nov. 15, 2010. In this newly created position, Flynn will lead ATC in its effort to expand its electric transmission development opportunities outside of ATC’s primary footprint of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. Flynn most recently served in several key transmission leadership […]

American Transmission Co. to discuss preliminary route corridors for proposed power line to serve western Milwaukee County

Open house will be Oct. 21, 4-7 p.m. at the Wauwatosa Civic Center PEWAUKEE, Wis. – An informational open house on Thursday, Oct. 21 at the Wauwatosa Civic Center will provide area landowners and members of the public an opportunity to comment on American Transmission Co.’s proposal for a new 138,000- volt transmission line to be located primarily […]

Helicopter crews will patrol ATC transmission lines

PEWAUKEE, Wis. – Helicopter crews began the annual patrolling of American Transmission Co. electric transmission lines Monday to look for damage, right-of-way encroachments and vegetation issues. ATC contracted the services of Chemair Helicopters of Jefferson, Wis. Crews are patrolling the transmission system in Bell 206B Jet Ranger helicopters. Weather permitting, crews will follow the general timeline below to inspect […]

ATC’s studies identify $3.4 billion in transmission investment needed over next 10 years

Annual planning assessment includes regional, multi-benefit projects for reliability, economic savings and renewable energy delivery PEWAUKEE, Wis. – American Transmission Co. has issued its annual 10-Year Transmission System Assessment, calling for $3.4 billion in electric transmission system improvements in portions of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan through 2019. “There is an increasing need for an expanded regional transmission […]