Fall River, MA
Bell Rock Substation
The Bell Rock Substation, located on Bell Rock Road in Fall River, MA, will be upgraded to provide increased power flow and capacity for several 115 kilovolt (kV) transmission lines. These upgrades allow for added flexibility and reliability in the system.
The site will be reconfigured and expanded to accommodate new equipment like switches and circuit breakers. A new 34 x 64-foot control building will also be added to the site.
National Grid is working with the City of Fall River to obtain all necessary local permits, and will also be filing for federal and state permits in 2018 and 2019.