The AUC has approved applications for the ATCO Electric Rycroft Substation Expansion Project. The AUC issued is decision on the project on August 11, 2020.
ATCO Electric Ltd. is approved to alter and operate the Rycroft 730S Substation, south of the Village of Rycroft, which includes the addition of two 144-kilovolt circuit breakers and a dynamic reactive power support system. ATCO Electric Ltd. is also approved to construct a new access road from the northwest of the substation site, and to expand the substation’s fenced area by 96 metres south and 69 metres west to accommodate the additions.
Additionally, ATCO Electric Ltd. is approved to alter Transmission Line 7L10 by dismantling and terminating a short segment of transmission line from the current tie-in within the existing substation to a location in the expanded substation area.
hearing was scheduled for
this proceeding on June 8, 2020, in Grand Prairie but was rescheduled for Tuesday, June 30 and held virtually through Zoom. The AUC issued a notice of application for the Rycroft Substation Expansion Project on December 20, 2019.
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