Press Kit

The documents available on this page are meant to provide background on the San Juan Basin Energy Connect.

General project inquiries can be submitted by e-mail at:

To contact a project spokesperson, please visit our Media Contact page.

Project Overview (updated September 2010)
Learn about the purpose, need and benefits for the proposed project.

Siting and Permitting (2 MB) (Updated September 2010)
The steps used in siting and permitting transmission line routes

Macro Corridor Study
A document that details how Tri-State identified preliminary alternative transmission line corridors

Project Benefits

The proposed project would:

  • Improve the power delivery infrastructure to Colorado and New Mexico's San Juan Basin
  • Increase the load serving capabilities for residential, small business, and industrial electric consumers (including oil and gas developers)
  • Relieve transmission constraints for the region
  • Provide a pathway for potential renewable energy development

    © Copyright 2011 San Juan Basin Energy Connection Project. All Rights Reserved.