Electric System

Learn about our electric system and planned improvements.

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Vectren's Electric System

Learn about our system and how it works.


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Grid Modernization

Learn about our future system and planned upgrades


Electric system basics

Turning on a lightswitch in your home is the final step in a long process that involves Vectren's entire electric system.

Generation

Power is generated at a power plant using fuels like coal or natural gas, or via other sources like solar panels.

Transmission

The generated power moves to our transmission system, which stores and converts the power for use.

Distribution

Finally, our distribution system of electric lines and poles distributes the power to homes and businesses.

Safety around electricity

Find safety information, procedures and tips to stay safe around electric system equipment and facilities.

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CCR Reporting

View posted documentation as required in the EPA's coal Combustion Residuals Rule (CCR).

Integrated Resource Plan (IRP)

The Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) is a 20-year forecast that outlines how we will serve customers in a reliable and economic manner

Rates

Find documents and information related to electric rates and tariffs.

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