Achelous – Distomo Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 8.9km from Achelous, Central Greece, Greece, to Distomo, Central Greece, Greece.

Construction works on the Achelous – Distomo Line started in 2018 and the project was commissioned in 2019.


The Achelous – Distomo Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by IPTO. The Achelous – Distomo Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Achelous – Distomo Line project development status

The development of the Achelous – Distomo Line project was approved by The Regulatory Authority for Energy in 2018 and the project works were completed in 2019.

About IPTO

IPTO SA (IPTO), a subsidiary of Public Power Corporation SA, is a power distribution company. The company provides electrical transmission system operation solutions. Its services include system supervision, control and operation; and operation scheduling. The company also offers training and education services. IPTO also provides legal and functional unbundling of the transmission and distribution functions of vertically integrated undertakings participating in member states. Its installed transmission lines such as overhead transmission line, submarine transmission line, underground transmission line, substation and interconnection.


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