Chakan Substation – New – 400/220 kV is a 400kV substation located in Chakan,Pune, Maharashtra, India.

The Chakan Substation – New – 400/220 kV project’s construction has begun in 2021. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2022.

Description

Chakan Substation – New – 400/220 kV project, which is a new substation, will be operated by Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission .

The designed voltage level of the substation is 400/220kV and the operating voltage level is 400/220kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 400kV and the step-out voltage is 220kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 315MVA.

Chakan Substation – New – 400/220 kV project development status

The development of the Chakan Substation – New – 400/220 kV project was approved by Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2021. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2022.

About Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission

Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Co Ltd (MSETCL) is a power transmission company that offers electricity generation and transmission services. The company offers services such as electricity supplying and distribution, power energy generation and transmission, supplier services, tendering, planning, project implementation, transmission lines and EHV substations operations, and power systems controlling, management, operation services, and others. MSETCL’s also carries out power transmission network operations and management, robust transmission network establishing, communication network operations, optic fibre communication system and other related services.

Methodology

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.