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TEP Stands Ready for High Summer Temperatures, Powerful Monsoon Storms

For Immediate Release: July 2, 2020 Tucson, Ariz. – As summer begins, Tucson Electric Power (TEP) will be well prepared for the season’s soaring temperatures and powerful thunderstorms thanks to system improvements that are strengthening its local energy grid. TEP is nearing completion of the approximately $25 million Irvington to Kino 138-kilovolt (kV) transmission line project,