Aliot Switching Station is a 500kV substation located in Aliot, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan.

The Aliot Switching Station project’s construction has begun in 2020. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2022.


Aliot Switching Station project, which is a new substation, will be operated by National Transmission & Despatch.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 500kV and the operating voltage level is 500kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 500kV.

Aliot Switching Station project development status

The development of the Aliot Switching Station project was approved by Water and Power Development Authority,Pakistan in 2020. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2022.

About National Transmission & Despatch

National Transmission & Despatch Co Ltd (NTDC) operates as an electric utility that generates, transmits, dispatch and distributes electricity. The company operates and maintains a network of grid stations and transmission lines. Its services offerings include planning and design, operations and maintenance, monitoring and testing, pre-commissioning test, technical analysis, technical auditing, thermovision survey and technical training services. NTDC also provides online bill payment, rebates and incentives, electrical safety, energy conservation, outage reporting, load management, energy assistance and meter reading services.


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