Eastern Kentucky Transmission Program

Kentucky Power plans to increase reliability to customers by investing in its transmission system in five eastern Kentucky counties.

The Hazard - Wooton Project is the first project under the Eastern Kentucky Transmission Program. Work will take place in Perry and Leslie Counties.


Project Updates

3/16/18 - Kentucky Power received approval to construct the Hazard – Wooton Project.

11/17/17 - Kentucky Power filed a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity with the Kentucky Public Service Commission seeking approval to construct the Hazard – Wooton Project.

8/24/17 - Kentucky Power held an informational open house for the first phase of the Eastern Kentucky Transmission Program

News Releases

Fact Sheets


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