Telangana irrigation project substations to be commissioned by July

India, Telangana: Telangana Transco is planning to commission all major substations required for the Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project (KLIP) to become operational in August.

One 400 kV substation has been commissioned at Ramagundam, while the remaining two 400 kV substations at Medaram and Sundilla will be commissioned by July, according to the chairman and managing director of Telangana Generation Corporation, D. Prabhakar Rao, reports The Times of India.

The KLIP project will use giant motors to lift water from Godavari rRver at Medigadda and take it up to Mid Manair. For this, the pumping stations will consume 139 MW of power.

Source: The Times of India