BHE US Transmission
1,021 Line Miles
20 Employees

Moving Forward

Committed to long-term ownership and acquisition of transmission assets, BHE U.S. Transmission builds upon the significant operational and ownership experience gained by Berkshire Hathaway Energy through its businesses’ ownership of existing electric transmission systems. Because of this experience, they are able to provide cost-effective, reliable transmission solutions for wholesale customers.

BHE U.S. Transmission, along with subsidiaries of American Electric Power Company, indirectly owns a 50% interest in Electric Transmission Texas. ETT owns and operates electric transmission assets in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas. BHE U.S. Transmission also indirectly owns a 25% interest in the Prairie Wind Transmission project in Kansas.

For additional business information, view our fact sheet.

Transmission
BHE US Transmission Service Area
Social Responsibility

In 2014, Berkshire Hathaway Energy announced the acquisition of AltaLink, L.P. and the joint transmission development agreement with SNC-Lavalin.

Environmental Respect

The BHE U.S. Transmission team has directly delivered approximately $1.6 billion of transmission projects at voltages of 345 kilovolts and higher and in addition has developed multiple projects jointly with other utilities.

$672M Transmission Projects
BHE U.S. Transmission’s year-end 2012 rate-based transmission projects.
$2.7B Transmission Projects
BHE U.S. Transmission’s year-end 2016 rate-based transmission projects.
$1.6b Invested
Investments toward transmission projects at voltages of 345 kilovolts and higher.
Energy Transmission

Extending Our Transmission Efficiency

Committed to long-term ownership and acquisition of transmission assets, BHE U.S. Transmission builds upon the significant operational and ownership experience gained by Berkshire Hathaway Energy through its businesses' ownership of existing electric transmission systems. BHE U.S. Transmission draws upon this experience to develop cost-effective, reliable transmission solutions for wholesale customers.

*Represents 100% of all jointly owned projects not adjusted for ownership.