ZTR to manufacture shunt reactor for Latvia

Ukraine, Zaporozhye: Ukrainian transformer manufacturer ZTR has received an order for the supply of a shunt reactor for the Latvian independent transmission system operator Augstsprieguma tikls.

The shunt reactor to be installed at the Aizkraukle substation will be specially designed for harsh climate conditions and the ability to operate at very low temperatures, the manufacturer said in the press release.

The unit will be equipped with a voltage regulator and use a special low-viscosity oil.

The installation and commissioning of the equipment is scheduled for 2018.

Source: ZTR