Project details

The California Independent System Operator (CAISO), which is responsible for managing California's energy grid, revised the scope of South County Power Connect in March 2018. The revised project is called the Morgan Hill/Watsonville Area Reinforcement Project, and it no longer includes the construction of a new substation.

Benefits

The Morgan Hill/Watsonville Area Reinforcement Project will help ensure future electric reliability in Morgan Hill, Gilroy, Watsonville and surrounding communities.