Electrical Transmission in Central Colorado

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Electrical World

New York, NY, United States
vol. 50, no. 26, p. 1235, col. 1-2


Electrical Energy Transmission in Central Colorado.


At the time of the last convention of the Colorado Electric Light, Power and Railway Association, held at Denver in September. President George B. Tripp referred to the extensive electric transmission work under way in that state. As a matter of general interest, therefore, information has been compiled for a map of the central part of Colorado which shows some of the principal transmission lines built and projected. This map is shown in Fig. 1.

The oldest hydro-electric transmission system in the state is that of the Telluride Power Company, marked No. 2 on the map. Feeding into the same mining district, and interconnected with it, is a more recent