Garanhuns – Pau Ferro Line is a 500kV overhead line from Garanhuns, Pernambuco, Brazil, to Pau Ferro, Bahia, Brazil.

Construction works on the Garanhuns – Pau Ferro Line started in 2014 and the project was commissioned in 2015.

Description

The Garanhuns – Pau Ferro Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Companhia de Transmissao de Energia Eletrica Paulista . The Garanhuns – Pau Ferro Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC).

Garanhuns – Pau Ferro Line project development status

The development of the Garanhuns – Pau Ferro Line project was approved by Ministry of Mines and Energy , Brazil in 2014 and the project works were completed in 2015.

About Companhia de Transmissao de Energia Eletrica Paulista

Companhia de Transmissao de Energia Eletrica Paulista (CTEEP) a subsidiary of Interconexion Electrica SA ESP, is an electric utility service provider that produces and distributes electricity. The utility owns and operates power generation plants and transmission lines and supplies electricity and offers power related services. It operates through transmission lines, fiber optic cables, circuits, and substations. CTEEP serves residential customers, commercial customers and industrial customers.

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.