FirstEnergy Transmission Project Completed in Altoona

By Benzinga6 days ago


ERIE, Pa., Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Mid-Atlantic Interstate Transmission (MAIT), a transmission subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE), has completed and energized a new power line in Altoona, Pa. The new line provides flexibility to the transmission and distribution system to more quickly restore power to Penelec customers after service interruptions from severe winter weather, vehicle crashes on slick roadways or equipment issues. The transmission project is part of MAIT's ongoing Energizing the Future investment program.

Construction on the two-phase project began last ...

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