Brauweiler – Sechtem Line is a 380kV overhead line with a length of 23km from Brauweiler, Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, to Sechtem, Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2022.


Brauweiler – Sechtem Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Amprion. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

The development of the Brauweiler – Sechtem Line project has been approved by the Federal Network Agency.

Brauweiler – Sechtem Line project development status

The construction works on the Brauweiler – Sechtem Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2022.

About Amprion

Amprion GmbH is an electricity transmission system operator. The company is engaged in regulation, transmission, distribution and construction of voltage grid networks in a control area that extends from lower saxon to the Alps. It distributes and transmits electricity and related services to various customers including residential, commercial, industrial customers and also distribution system operators, electricity traders and power utilities. Amprion is also engaged in offering waste disposal, waste management and water conservation services to major industries including aluminium, steel, chemical and power.


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