AEP Ohio officials plan to upgrade the area’s power grid to support economic development and maintain electric service reliability for customers in Jersey Township in Licking County. The project involves building about 2 miles of power line and a substation.
Preliminary solutions could include:
September 2022: AEP Ohio representatives filed a Letter of Notification with the Ohio Power Siting Board for the proposed power line route.
Fall 2021: Company officials proposed additional study segments for consideration and hosted a virtual open house to gather input from local residents.
Summer 2021: A virtual open house took place summer 2021. Company representatives gathered input from local residents.
Innovation 138kV Transmission Line Project - Letter of Notification (PDF)
Conesville-Corridor Adjustment Letter of Notification, February 2022 (PDF)
Conesville-Corridor 345 kV Transmission Line Adjustment Public Notice, February 2022 (PDF)
Innovation 138kV Station Letter of Notification, November 2021 (PDF)
Innovation 138kV Station Public Notice, November 2021 (PDF)
A future project would involve the use of single steel poles.
Structure Height: Approximately 100 feet*
Right-of-Way Width: Approximately 100 feet*
* Exact structure, height and right-of-way may vary