LANDING, N.J. – As part of ongoing reliability enhancements, Atlantic City Electric has completed construction of a
new distribution substation located between Proposed and Pennsylvania avenues in the Janvier section of Franklin
Township, N.J. The new substation, which will serve
about 16,000 customers, will enhance reliability and help support the current
and future demand for electricity in the township.
“Atlantic City Electric is
committed to providing our communities with safe and reliable service,” said Vince
Maione, Atlantic City Electric region president. “The new substation will further
improve service reliability for our customers in Franklin Township and the
the new substation, power to the Franklin Township area was delivered through
distribution lines that were fed from substations located in Clayton Borough,
Landisville and Williamstown, N.J. Power will now be delivered through shorter distribution
lines, which are less susceptible to storm damage due to the shorter distance
the lines travel. The shorter distance will also allow for quicker restoration in
the event of an outage.
company also worked with the Department of Environmental Protection to ensure
there was no impact to any environmentally sensitive area around the
with any questions or concerns can call Bert Lopez, Public Affairs manager,
Atlantic City Electric, at 609-513-1543.
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