DEWA launches first 132/11 kV substation in design district

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has announced the launch of the first 132/11 kV substation at Dubai Design District (d3) in collaboration with TECOM Group, the developer and operator of d3.

This 132/11 kV substation mirrors d3’s unique design and enhances the creative environment provided to all visitors and partners, reports Emirates 24/7.

The new substation is the first of three of its kind, with two more to be built, with power transformers and associated electrical equipment, in d3 in the future, according to Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA.

The projects are part of DEWA’s strategic plan which is aligned with Dubai Plan 2021 to enhance Dubai’s electricity and water grid effectiveness and sufficiency, to meet Dubai’s current and future demands.

Source: Emirates 24/7
Image: Dubai Design District