Fernao Dias - Estreito Line, Brazil
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Fernao Dias – Estreito Line, Brazil

By Carmen 22 Sep 2021

Fernao Dias – Estreito Line is a 500kV overhead line with a length of 330km from Fernao Dias, Sao Paulo, Brazil, to Estreito, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Construction works on the Fernao Dias – Estreito Line started in 2016 and the project was commissioned in 2018.

Description

The Fernao Dias – Estreito Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Operador Nacional do Sistema Eletrico. The Fernao Dias – Estreito Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Fernao Dias – Estreito Line project development status

The development of the Fernao Dias – Estreito Line project was approved by Ministry of Mines and Energy, Brazil in 2016 and the project works were completed in 2018.

About Operador Nacional do Sistema Eletrico

Operador Nacional do Sistema Eletrico (ONS) is a non-profit civil association. The company is engaged in coordinating and monitoring of transmission, generation and distribution of electric power in National Interconnected System (NIS). It perform its operation under the supervision and regulation of the Electric Energy National Agency (ANEEL). ONS is headquartered in Brazil.

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.

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