The Project: Construction of a new transmission line between the Anclote Substation at 736 Baillies Bluff Road and the Tarpon Springs Substation at 101 Cemetery Road. Substation expansion at Tarpon Springs
Project area: Southern Pasco and northern Pinellas counties
Transmission line length: 5.3 miles
Line voltage: 230 kilovolts
Pole heights and type: Single-pole steel or concrete approximately 90 to 120 feet
Construction start: Summer 2022
Project completion: Spring 2023
Planning and Design
Mid 2019 to Fall 2022
Strengthening the power grid will help enhance reliability, prevent power overloads and avoid power outages.
The new transmission line will help meet electric demand during periods of high usage.
Additional electric capacity helps support community growth and expansion.