Beijing East Substation, China
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Beijing East Substation, China

By Carmen 13 Sep 2021

Beijing East Substation is a 1000kV substation located in Beijing, Hebei, China.

The Beijing East Substation project’s construction has begun in 2021. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2023.


Beijing East Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by State Grid Corporation of China.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 1000kV and the operating voltage level is 1000kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 1000kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 6000MVA.

Beijing East Substation project development status

The development of the Beijing East Substation project was approved by State Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2021. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2023.

About State Grid Corporation of China

State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC) is a state-owned electric utility. The utility builds and operates power grids, and distributes and transmits electricity. The utility offers energy efficient home appliances air conditioner, fan, TV set, washing machine, microwave oven, refrigerator, electric water heater and computer to save energy. It provides energy conservation, energy audits, energy management, energy saving tips and energy consultation services. SGCC’s projects include Jindongnan Nanyang-Jingmen UHV AC Pilot Project, Xiangjiaba-Shanghai UHV DC Transmission Pilot Project, Qinghai-Tibet Grid Interconnection Project, and others.


All publicly-announced T&D Line & Substation projects included in this analysis are drawn from GlobalData’s Power IC. The information regarding the projects is sourced through secondary information sources such as country specific utility players, company news and reports, statistical organisations, regulatory body, government planning reports and their publications and is further validated through primary from various stakeholders such as power utility companies, consultants, energy associations of respective countries, government bodies and professionals from leading players in the power sector.


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