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Western proposes to construct, own, operate, and maintain a new 230-kilovolt transmission line about 62 miles in length between Western's Tracy Substation and Western's San Luis Substation and a new 70-kV transmission line about 5 miles in length between the San Luis and O'Neill Substations. Western also will consider other transmission construction options including:

  • A new 500-kV transmission line about 62 miles in length operated at 230-kV between Western's Tracy and San Luis Substations;
  • A new 500-kV transmission line operated at 500-kV about 62 miles in length between the Tracy Substation and Pacific Gas and Electric's Los Banos Substation; and
  • A new 230-kV transmission line about 18 miles in length between San Luis Substation and Dos Amigos Substation.
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