Xcel Energy announces completion of high-voltage power loop around Portales

Xcel Energy announces completion of high-voltage power loop around Portales
Source: KFDA

PORTALES, N.M. (KFDA) - Xcel Energy announced today the completion of a $29 million project to improve electricity delivery in the town of Portales.

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According to a news release, a new high-voltage power loop runs 23 miles around the city.

This five-year project will not only improve power but will also increase reliability.

Dave Hudson, president of Xcel Energy New Mexico, said the city has a track record of attracting industry and creating jobs, and the improvements will support that into the future.

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