Global transmission line length was estimated to have reached 5,615,818Ckm by the end of 2022 and is forecasted to grow to 6,666,393Ckm by 2028. Angola had 13,803Ckm of line length in 2022 and this is expected to rise to 20,643Ckm by 2028. Listed below are the five largest transmission projects by line length in Angola, according to GlobalData’s power database. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of the global transmission line segment. Buy the latest transmission line project profiles here.

1. Cambutas – Catete Line

The Cambutas – Catete Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 123Ckm running from Cambutas to Catete. The project is proposed and is expected to be commissioned in 2025.

The Cambutas – Catete Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Rede Nacional de Transporte de Electricidade. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through single circuit cable.

2. Catete – Viana Line

The Catete – Viana Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 36Ckm running from Catete to Viana Thermal Power Plant. The project is proposed and is expected to be commissioned in 2025.

The Catete – Viana Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Rede Nacional de Transporte de Electricidade. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through single circuit cable.

3. Chipindo – Capelongo Line

The Chipindo – Capelongo Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 109Ckm running from Chipindo to Capelongo. The project is proposed and is expected to be commissioned in 2025.

The Chipindo – Capelongo Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Rede Nacional de Transporte de Electricidade. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

4. Genga – Benga Line

The Genga – Benga Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 30Ckm running from Genga Hydropower Plant to Benga Hydropower Plant. The project is proposed and is expected to be commissioned in 2035.

The Genga – Benga Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Rede Nacional de Transporte de Electricidade. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

5. Lubango – Xangongo Line

The Lubango – Xangongo Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 275Ckm running from Lubango Thermal Power Plant to Xangongo. The project is proposed and is expected to be commissioned in 2025.

The Lubango – Xangongo Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Rede Nacional de Transporte de Electricidade. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

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