Balakovo – Saratov Line is a 500kV overhead line from Balakovo, Saratov, Russia, to Saratov Hydroelectric Power Station, Saratov, Russia.
The project, which is currently in the planning stage, is expected to be commissioned in 2023.
Balakovo – Saratov Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Federal Grid Company of Unified Energy System. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
Approximately $0.07m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.
Balakovo – Saratov Line project development status
The construction works on the Balakovo – Saratov Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2023.
About Federal Grid Company of Unified Energy System
Federal Grid Company of Unified Energy System (FGC UES), is a subsidiary of Rosseti, is an energy company which operates and manages unified national electricity transmission grid system. The company transmits electricity to distribution grid companies, large commercial end customers and retail electricity supply companies; and provides connection services. FGC UES also provides construction services for electric grid facilities; and sells electricity produced by its group company, JSC Mobile GTPP. It carries out property lease, maintenance and repair of electric grids, communication services, and design and survey. FGC UES is headquartered in Moscow, Russia.
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