Beni Suef – Assuit East Line is a 500kV overhead line with a length of 190km from Beni Suef, Bani Sweif, Egypt, to Assuit East, Assuit, Egypt.
Construction works on the Beni Suef – Assuit East Line project was commissioned in 2018.
The Beni Suef – Assuit East Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Egyptian Electricity Transmission. The Beni Suef – Assuit East Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
Beni Suef – Assuit East Line project development status
The development of the Beni Suef – Assuit East Line project was approved by Egyptian Electric Utility and Consumer Protection Regulatory Agency and the project works were completed in 2018.
State Grid Corporation of China was appointed by Egyptian Electricity Transmission to supply the cables for executing the 500kV Beni Suef – Assuit East Line.
About Egyptian Electricity Transmission
Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC), a subsidiary of Egyptian Electricity Holding Company is an electric service company that provides electrical services. The company operates, manages, and maintains electric power transmission grids on extra and high voltages. It coordinates with electricity production companies and power distribution companies to provide electric energy at voltage levels for all uses. EETC purchases electrical power from power plants, in accordance with the customer demand and supplies it to the subscribers and the distribution companies. The company’s operational regional control centers include Alexandria, Cairo, Canal, Middle Delta, West Delta, Egypt.
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