Danville AreaTransmission Line Rebuild Project


Appalachian Power representatives plan to upgrade the electric transmission grid in Pittsylvania County.

The Danville Area Transmission Line Rebuild Project involves upgrading approximately 3 miles of 138-kilovolt (kV) transmission line.

Project Updates

06/17/22: Appalachian Power representatives would like to inform landowners that the need for this project, at this time, is not immediate and the schedule is on hold until further notice. The project team plans to provide additional information to landowners and residents once an updated timeline is determined.

09/17/21: Project representatives encourage landowners to submit their feedback about the project by Friday, October 8. To provide comments on how this project affects your property or to provide special conditions related to your property, please use the comment form below or call 833-313-3743.

Project Releases

News Release - 09/17/21 (PDF)

Map

Project Map (PDF)

Timeline

Project Timeline

Structures

Structure

Crews plan to rebuild the transmission line using single steel pole structures.

At Appalachian Power, we are committed to meeting the energy needs of customers while protecting the environment and natural beauty of the region.

* Exact structure, height and right-of-way may vary

Resources

Virtual Open House Project Fact Sheet Access Roads Field Activities

Appalachian Power serves approximately 1 million customers in West Virginia, Virginia and Tennessee.

www.AppalachianPower.com

Jessica Wright Lemons

Project Outreach Specialist
833-313-3743
jeswright@aep.com

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