Power for the Plains

'Power for the Plains' is a $1.6 billion transmission expansion plan in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma. We’ve provided details about the various projects for you.

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The Power for the Plains transmission expansion is a series of transmission line projects that Xcel Energy is upgrading or building in its Texas and New Mexico service area aimed at expanding and updating the electric grid to improve reliability, meet demand and provide new renewable energy outlets.

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SE New Mexico Projects

Major energy developments in mining, oil and natural gas extraction and other commercial growth have prompted Xcel Energy to develop an infrastructure expansion plan for southeastern New Mexico.

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You’ll find fact sheets, landowner and regulatory information, reports, a photo gallery and more within the resources section.

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