Serbian grid development plan approved

Serbia: The Energy Agency of the Republic of Serbia (AERS) has approved the Transmission System Development Plan for 2019-2028 and the Transmission System Investment Plan for 2019-2021.

The plans were adopted by state-owned company Elektromreža Srbije, Serbia’s transmission system operator (TSO).

In the Development Plan for 2019-2028, the list of production capacities expected to be connected to the grid includes 14 new wind farms, one new thermal power plant, a new generator at the Kostolac B thermal power plant (TPP), a generator with an increased installed capacity at TPP Nikola Tesla A, two new thermal power plants (TPP Pančevo and TPP Vinča), a new generator at hydropower plant (HPP) Potpeć, as well as four other generators with an increased installed power at other HPPs.

It also includes the completion of the first phase of the Trans-Balkan corridor and the completion of the remaining three sections: Section 2 (400 kV power line from substation Kragujevac 2 to substation Kraljevo 3), Section 3 (2 × 400 kV power line from substation Obrenovac to substation Bajina Bašta), and Section 4 (2 × 400 kV power line between Serbia, BiH and Montenegro). Section 1 (2 × 400 kV power line between Serbia and Romania) was commissioned in December 2017.

Source: Balkan Green Energy News