Xcel energizes Kiser Substation

Author: Doug McDonough Xcel Energy has put its new Kiser Substation online, which will boost electrical resources available to Plainview and the immediate area. To read more click here.

2000 Wind Turbines on the Horizon

Author: Doug McDonough Plainview and Hale County are set to become a major hub in wind energy development with more than 2,000 turbines in the region producing an estimated 4,072 MW of electrical power. To read the complete article click here.

Wind Shifts County Economy

Author: Ryan Crowe – Plainview Herald Special Projects Coordinator The commissioners heard an update on road development and the state of construction from the Plain View Orchard Wind Farm group. Group spokesman, attorney Joe Heflin, gave the commissioners an...

New Transmission Line in Hale County

Author: Sharyland Utilities Sharyland Utilities is proposing a new 345 kilo-volt (kV) transmission line that will connect the current Antelope Station in Hale County, Texas, to the new White River substation that will be built by Sharyland in Floyd County, Texas....