Building the U.S. Power Grid: Today's Pic

Construction of the Sunrise Powerlink
Photograph by Sam Hodgson/Bloomberg

A contractor hangs upside down during construction of San Diego Gas & Electric Co.'s Sunrise Powerlink, a 117-mile, 500-kilovolt electric transmission line that runs from Imperial county to San Diego, California.

SDG&E, a subsidiary of Sempra Energy, provides energy to 3.4 million consumers in San Diego and southern Orange counties.

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