Pennsylvania Code & Bulletin

• No statutes or acts will be found at this website.

The Pennsylvania Code website reflects the Pennsylvania Code changes effective through 53 Pa.B. 6142 (September 30, 2023).

52 Pa. Code § 57.144. Transmission line projection.

§ 57.144. Transmission line projection.

 (a)  The Annual Resource Planning Report (ARPR) shall contain a description of transmission lines, as defined in §  57.1 (relating to definitions), or any portions thereof for which construction or acquisition of right-of-way is scheduled to begin within the 5-year forecast period; and additions to or modifications of existing electric supply lines which will result in the creation of a transmission line, whether or not located entirely on existing rights-of-way, public roads or the property of the sole customer served by the line, for which construction or acquisition of right-of-way is scheduled to begin within the 5-year forecast period.

 (b)  The description shall contain the following:

   (1)  A descriptive title of the line or portion thereof.

   (2)  The design voltage.

   (3)  The length of the line in miles.

   (4)  The location of the township and county.

   (5)  The date on which construction is scheduled to begin.

   (6)  The date on which the line is scheduled to be placed in service.

   (7)  The actual cost or most recent estimated cost for a line described in subsection (c), provided that an estimate furnished be updated at the next annual filing.

 (c)  The ARPR shall also identify HV transmission lines, as defined in §  57.1, which have been completed since the filing of the previous report.

 (d)  The ARPR shall also identify measures that the utility has taken to reduce the levels of electro-magnetic field (EMF) emissions produced by the proposed HV transmission lines.

 (e)  The ARPR shall include an estimate of change in import and export capability or change in system transmission constraints which will will result from any planned transmission change identified in subsection (a).


   The provisions of this §  57.144 amended under the Public Utility Code, 66 Pa.C.S. § §  501, 524, 1501, 1504 and 2809.


   The provisions of this §  57.144 amended February 25, 2000, effective February 26, 2000, 30 Pa.B. 1129. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (205869).

No part of the information on this site may be reproduced for profit or sold for profit.

This material has been drawn directly from the official Pennsylvania Code full text database. Due to the limitations of HTML or differences in display capabilities of different browsers, this version may differ slightly from the official printed version.