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Gateway West transmission project receives approval

USA, Idaho: The Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Land Management has approved routes for segments of the Gateway West transmission line project in southwestern Idaho, connecting previously authorized routes in southern Wyoming and eastern Idaho.

Approval indicated for $2.2B Viking Link interconnector

UK, Lincolnshire: Boston Borough Councillors have said they are inclined to support plans for more than 64 km of underground cables being installed in Lincolnshire as part of ambitious plans for an electricity network between the UK and Denmark, reports Boston Standard.

MISO Board approves $2.6B transmission spending package

USA, Indiana: The Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO)’s Board of Directors has approved the Regional Transmission Organization (RTO)’s annual Transmission Expansion Plan (MTEP 17), valued at $2.6 billion.

Arizona-Texas cross-border project gets state approval

USA, Arizona: Arizona state regulators have approved a joint proposal by UniSource Energy Services and a Texas-based Hunt Power for the construction of a cross-border electricity transmission project with a hub in Nogales, and an upgrade of an existing transmission line that serves Santa Cruz County.

UNS seeks approval for transmission line upgrades

USA, Arizona: Tucson-based UniSource Energy Services (UNS) and a Texas energy company are seeking approval of a project to upgrade an existing high-voltage transmission line between a substation near Vail and Nogales, and to build a new power line from Nogales to Mexico.