Bhuj Substation – Upgrade – 765/400 kV is a 765/400kV substation located in Bhuj, Gujarat, India. The construction works on Bhuj Substation – Upgrade – 765/400 kV began in 2017. The project was commissioned in 2018.
The Bhuj Substation – Upgrade – 765/400 kV project is an upgrade substation being operated by Power Grid Corporation of India.
The designed voltage level of the project is 765/400kV, while the operating voltage level is 765/400kV. The step-in voltage of the substation is 765kV and the step-out voltage is 400kV. The substation capacity is 3,000MVA.
Bhuj Substation – Upgrade – 765/400 kV has received approval from Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission to undertake the works on the project.
Bharat Heavy Electricals was appointed by Power Grid Corporation of India to undertake design and construction works of the Bhuj Substation – Upgrade – 765/400 kV.
About Power Grid Corporation of India
Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (Powergrid) a government owned Maharatna company, is an electricity transmission utility. It transmits and distributes electricity. The company owns and operates a network of transmission lines and carries out power transmission projects. Powergrid offers operations and maintenance services for transmission systems, consultancy services, smart grid and telecom services. It employs optical ground wire on power transmission lines to operate overhead optic fibre network and incorporates multifarious topology and environment technology to plan, coordinate and deploy transmission networks in India. The company serves customers in South Asia and Oceania.
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