Rochester Area Reliability Project (RARP)
LaBella Partners With Local Utility to Improve and Construct Substations in Rochester, NY
The Rochester Area Reliability Project (RARP) consists of improvements to three substations and construction of a new 345kV/115kV substation with the purpose of ensuring reliability of electrical service in the Rochester area. The project includes installation of 1.9 miles of new 345kV transmission lines in the Town of Henrietta and 23.6 miles of new 115kV transmission lines in the City of Rochester, the Town of Chili, and the Town of Gates. The project was reviewed and approved by the New York State Public Service Commission (NYSPSC) through the Article VII application process.