Work to begin on $1.2B Pa.-N.J. transmission line

10/3/2012 | Washington Post, The

Construction could begin soon on a 4.5-mile portion of the $1.2 billion, Susquehanna-Roseland transmission line after the first phase of the project was approved by the Obama administration. The proposed 146-mile line will run from Berwick, Pa., to Roseland, N.J., and is expected to create 2,000 jobs. "This project brings the nation’s electric system one step closer to a modern, 21st-century grid that is safer and more secure," said Interior Secretary Ken Salazar.

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