Bakhtiyarpur Substation is a 400kV substation located in Patna, Bihar, India.

The Bakhtiyarpur Substation project’s construction has begun in 2021. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2022.


Bakhtiyarpur Substation project, which is a new substation, will be operated by Bihar State Electricity Board.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 400/220/132kV and the operating voltage level is 400/220/132kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 400kV and the step-out voltage is 132kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 1320MVA.

Bakhtiyarpur Substation project development status

The project is expected to be commissioned in 2022.

About Bihar State Electricity Board

Bihar State Electricity Board (BSEB) is a state owned electric utility that generates, transmits and distributes electricity. The new projects of the company include Proposed Power Projects in Bihar, IPP Power Stations under Case-II Tariff Based Bidding, and IPP Power Stations (MOU signed with BSEB). BSEB’s short and long-term projects are, Rashtriya Sam-Vikas Yojna Phase-II and R&M of Old Grids under Phase-II. BSEB has planned to Construct new GSS 1 at 220/132 KV at Sipara and 6 at 132/33KV at Muzaffarpur, Katra, Naugachia, Hulasganj/Ekangarsarai, Buxar and Tekari in Rashtriya Sam-Vikas Yojna Phase-II (Part 1) project.


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