New substation doubles capacity in the Western Cape

South Africa, Cape Town: The City of Cape Town’s new industrial substation which has been completed in Atlantis will double the electricity and services for business and residential customers in the area.

After four years of construction, the new substation, with power transformers and associated electrical equipment, will provide Atlantis with more than double its original capacity from 80 MVA to 170 MVA, City of Cape Town said in the press release.

The new substation should enable commercial and industrial developments in the area and it is essential for the establishment of the Atlantis Special Economic Zone.

Source: City of Cape Town