Foggia – Gissi Line is a 380kV overhead line from Foggia City, Abruzzo, Italy, to Gissi, Abruzzo, Italy.
The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Foggia – Gissi Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Terna. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
The development of the Foggia – Gissi Line project has been approved by the The Italian Regulatory Authority for Electricity and Gas.
Foggia – Gissi Line project development status
The construction works on the Foggia – Gissi Line project were commenced in 2019 and commissioning is expected in 2021.
Terna SpA (Terna) is an electricity transmission system operator (TSO). It operates high-voltage grid and carries out transmission and dispatching of electricity, maintains transmission infrastructure, plans and constructs the grid, and operates grid development projects. The company generates electricity from photovoltaic, wind, geothermal, biomass, hydroelectric and thermoelectric sources. It also offers specialized services to third parties, which are related to systems engineering, operation and maintenance of high- and very-high voltage plants, housing of telecommunications equipment and maintenance services involving optical fiber networks.
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