Southwest Area Transmission (SWAT)

SWAT MapThe Southwest Area Transmission (SWAT) Subregional Planning Group is comprised of transmission regulators/governmental entities, transmission users, transmission owners, transmission operators and environmental entities.

The goal of SWAT is to promote regional planning in the Desert Southwest. SWAT is governed by the SWAT Charter.




SWAT Oversight Leadership Rotation


Southwest Area Transmission Group Chairpersons

Chair: Robbie Gerdes, APS
Vice Chair:  Muhammad Tayyab - WAPA


SWAT Subcommittees, Work Groups, Task Forces and Projects


Task Force

Central Arizona Transmission System (CATS)