Copey Substation is a 500kV substation located in Copey, Cesar, Colombia.

The Copey Substation project’s construction has begun in 2019. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2021.


Copey Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by Unidad de Planeacion Minero Energetica.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 500/220kV and the operating voltage level is 500/220kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 500kV and the step-out voltage is 220kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 450MVA.

Copey Substation project development status

The development of the Copey Substation project was approved by The Energy and Gas Regulatory Commission in 2019. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021.


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