New transformer to increase capacity at Voronezh substation

Russia, Voronezh: FGC UES, Russian electricity transmission company, is finalizing the reconstruction of the 220 kV Latnaya substation in the Voronezh region.

The substation upgrade project includes the replacement of a 125 MVA autotransformer with a new 200 MVA unit, which will increase the capacity of the substation to 400 MVA, reports EnergyLand.

Latnaya substation, located in the north-west of the Voronezh region, was built in 1971 and it transmits power generated at the Novovoronezh nuclear power plant, carrying out power flows between the Voronezh and Belgorod regions.

Source: Energy Land