Chimalpa II – San Bernabe Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 3.2km from Chimalpa, State of Mexico, Mexico, to San Bernabe, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

Construction works on the Chimalpa II – San Bernabe Line started in 2016 and the project was commissioned in 2017.


The Chimalpa II – San Bernabe Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Comision Federal de Electricidad. The Chimalpa II – San Bernabe Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Chimalpa II – San Bernabe Line project development status

The development of the Chimalpa II – San Bernabe Line project was approved by Secretaria de Energia de Mexico (SENER) in 2016 and the project works were completed in 2017.

About Comision Federal de Electricidad

Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE) is a power utility company that carries out generation, transmission, distribution, supply and commercialization of electricity. The company generates electricity through various renewable energy sources including thermal, hydro, coal-fired, wind, solar, geothermal and nuclear power plant. It also offers civil engineering, construction and investment services. CFE imports, exports, transports, purchases and sells fuel oil and natural gas. The company undertakes the planning and execution of projects and installations, as required by the national electricity system.


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