AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Two judges with the State Office of
Administrative Hearings will recommend where an electric line
should cross Collin, Cooke, Denton and Grayson counties either
north or south of Ray Roberts Lake.
A weeklong hearing was set to begin Monday in Austin.
Critics have raised environmental and property rights concerns.
The Denton Record-Chronicle reports the proposed Krum-Anna
segment of the wind power-related delivery line is part of the
nearly $5 billion Competitive Renewable Energy Zone project.
The judges' recommendation goes to the Public Utility
Commission, which has the final say.
Oncor Electric Delivery spokeswoman Katherine Cuellar says the
company is required to designate a preferred route, which she says
is the southern route between Krum and Anna. Cuellar also says
there are 96 routes and the PUC can choose any route or
Information from: Denton Record-Chronicle,
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