Akola Substation is a 400kV substation located in Akola, Maharashtra, India.
The Akola Substation project’s construction has begun in 2020. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Akola Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission.
The designed voltage level of the substation is 400/220kV and the operating voltage level is 400/220kV.
The step-in voltage of the project is 400kV and the step-out voltage is 220kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 501MVA.
Akola Substation project development status
The development of the Akola Substation project was approved by Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2020. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
About Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission
Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Co Ltd (MSETCL) is a power transmission company that offers electricity generation and transmission services. The company offers services such as electricity supplying and distribution, power energy generation and transmission, supplier services, tendering, planning, project implementation, transmission lines and EHV substations operations, and power systems controlling, management, operation services, and others. MSETCL’s also carries out power transmission network operations and management, robust transmission network establishing, communication network operations, optic fibre communication system and other related services.
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