Gakhar Substation is a 500kV substation located in Gakhar, Gujranwala, Punjab, Pakistan.
The Gakhar Substation project’s construction is expected to begin in 2022. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2023.
Gakhar Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by National Transmission & Despatch.
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 1500MVA.
Gakhar Substation project development status
The project is expected to be commissioned in 2023.
About National Transmission & Despatch
National Transmission & Despatch Co Ltd (NTDC) operates as an electric utility that generates, transmits, dispatch and distributes electricity. The company operates and maintains a network of grid stations and transmission lines. Its services offerings include planning and design, operations and maintenance, monitoring and testing, pre-commissioning test, technical analysis, technical auditing, thermovision survey and technical training services. NTDC also provides online bill payment, rebates and incentives, electrical safety, energy conservation, outage reporting, load management, energy assistance and meter reading services.
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