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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In spring 2010, the Southwest Power Pool Inc. approved a series of new Xcel Energy transmission lines spanning portions of Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma, to help improve electric reliability, strengthen the existing transmission grid and provide outlet for additional renewable wind generation.

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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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