Eskom to increase capacity of Kiepersol substation in Hazyview
South Africa, Mpumalanga: Eskom has embarked on a project to upgrade Kiepersol substation supplying Hazyview town and surrounding areas in Mpumalanga, which will increase the substation capacity from 30 MVA to 100 MVA.
As part of the project, the current single 66 kV in-feed network will be replaced by two in-feed networks at a capacity of 132 kV, respectively.
The 40 MVA and 20 MVA transformers have been installed to provide temporary supply for the duration of the project.
The project is earmarked for completion in June 2017.