Devers-Palo Verde No. 2 Transmission Line Project - Colorado River Substation Expansion

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)
Document Title
Devers-Palo Verde No. 2 Transmission Line Project - Colorado River Substation Expansion
Document Type
JD - Joint Document
Present Land Use
public land (BLM)
Document Description
The Colorado River Substation would be located on an approximately 160-acre parcel of land located approximately 1.5 miles south of Interstate 10 and 4.75 miles east of Wileys Well Road, in the County of Riverside, CA. The Original substation design included the loop-in of the Devers-Palo Verde No. 1 (DPV1) and DPV2 trans-mission lines covering 45 acres of land. In order to accommodate the interconnection of renewable power generation, the expanded substation would need to include 500/220 kV transformer banks and a 220 kV switchyard covering 90 acres of land.

Contact Information

Billie Blanchard
Agency Name
California Public Utilities Commission
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Riverside, San Bernardino
Cross Streets
I-10 & Wileys Well Road
Total Acres

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT), California Energy Commission, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region 7 (RWQCB), Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6, Department of Water Resources, Office of Emergency Services, California, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Colorado River Board
State Reviewing Agency Comments
Department of Toxic Substances Control, Colorado River Board
Development Types
Power:Other Power Type (Substation)(Megawatts 500/220kV)
Project Issues
Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hydrology/Water Quality, Vegetation

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