Dunstown – Woodland Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 60km from Dunstown, Kildare, Ireland, to Woodland, Wicklow, Ireland.
Construction works on the Dunstown – Woodland Line started in 2017 and the project was commissioned in 2018.
The Dunstown – Woodland Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by EirGrid. The Dunstown – Woodland Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
Dunstown – Woodland Line project development status
The development of the Dunstown – Woodland Line project was approved by Commission for Regulation of Utilities in 2017 and the project works were completed in 2018.
EirGrid Plc (EirGrid) is a power company that provides energy transmission and market services. The company plans, operates, maintains, monitors, and develops electricity transmission systems. It develops infrastructure required to support, schedule and dispatch electricity generation. EirGrid offers services such as power generation, ancillary services, billing and metering services, power outage information, automatic generation control, operating reserve, reactive power, black start, and system support services, among others. The company also operates and maintains the national electricity grid.
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