December 6, 2022

Southern Maryland Reliability Project Completed

SMECO

Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative completed its Southern Maryland Reliability Project on Nov. 3 when it energized the under-river portion of the 230,000-volt line that creates a transmission loop through the cooperative’s service area.

SMECO Upgrade Dives Beneath the Patuxent

The $110-million 30-mile SMECO upgrade In Calvert and St. Mary’s counties includes drilling under the Patuxent River, to begin Sept. 9.