Tag: substation

5 new substations built in Azerbaijan this year

Azerbaijan: Azerbaijan's Azerishig OJSC completely reconstructed the 110 / 35 / 6 kV substation ETK-4 to improve energy supply in Baku's Binagadi district, spokesman for the company Tanriverdi Mustafayev said.

Rwanda unveils 188 MVA Shango power substation in Kigali

Rwanda: The African Development Bank (AfDB), Embassy of Germany in Rwanda and the KfW Development Bank joined the government of Rwanda to inaugurate the high voltage 188 MVA Shango power substation in the capital Kigali and its related transmission network.

$2.5 M ARC POWER Initiative broadband infrastructure grant awarded

US: Buckeye Rural Electric Cooperative (BREC) announced Tuesday that it has been awarded a $2.5 M grant under the 2019 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Partnerships for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization (POWER) Initiative for the installation of 270 km (168 miles) of fiber from its corporate office in Gallipolis.

$9.4 M substation upgrades in Queensland

Australia, Queensland: A new $9.4 M project to provide upgrades to the Palmwoods substation has kicked off in Queensland and is set to help secure power supply for the expanding Sunshine Coast community.

$5.2 M substation expansion in Iran

Iran: The first phase of a 132 kV substation in Choram County came online and construction on the second phase started, the Iranian Energy Ministry news portal Paven reported.

New 230 kV substation to be built in Philippines

Philippines: The Philippines’ Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has approved the application of the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) for the construction of a new substation within the Reclamation Area in Pasay City.

Strukton wins Dutch substation package

Strukton is putting a new substation concept to the test in the Netherlands as part of a pilot project for a programme involving more than 100 upgrades over the next 10 years.