Power Projects & Plans

Powerline Projects
Southwestern Electric Power Company is working to keep our power supply system strong for our customers.

Louisiana Integrated Resource Planning Process
SWEPCO has initiated its Integrated Resource Planning process with the Louisiana Public Service Commission (LPSC). Stakeholders and all other interested parties are invited to participate.

Flint Creek Environmental Retrofit Project
A $408 million project has installed additional environmental controls at the 528-megawatt coal-fueled Flint Creek Power Plant in Northwest Arkansas.

Welsh Power Plant Environmental Retrofit Project
A $411 million project has installed additional environmental controls at Units 1 and 3 (528 MW each) of the coal-fueled Welsh Power Plant in East Texas.

Turk Plant
SWEPCO began commercial operation of the advanced ultra-supercritical technology John W. Turk, Jr. Power Plant in Hempstead County, Ark., in December 2012.

Stall Unit
SWEPCO began commercial operation of the 508-megawatt, combined-cycle natural gas J. Lamar Stall Unit in Shreveport, La., in June 2010.

Renewable energy for SWEPCO
SWEPCO has long-term power purchase agreements for 469 megawatts of wind energy from wind farms in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas, including 359 megawatts announced in January 2012.

Requests For Proposals
Southwestern Electric Power Company is seeking proposals from qualified energy providers to supply specific energy needs.

EMF
Learn about electric and magnetic fields.