Garenfeld Substation is a 380kV substation located in Garenfeld, Hagen, Germany.

The Garenfeld Substation project’s construction has begun in 2021. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2025.


Garenfeld Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by Amprion.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 380/110kV and the operating voltage level is 380/110kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 380kV and the step-out voltage is 110kV.

Garenfeld Substation project development status

The development of the Garenfeld Substation project was approved by Federal Network Agency in 2021. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2025.

About Amprion

Amprion GmbH is an electricity transmission system operator. The company is engaged in regulation, transmission, distribution and construction of voltage grid networks in a control area that extends from lower saxon to the Alps. It distributes and transmits electricity and related services to various customers including residential, commercial, industrial customers and also distribution system operators, electricity traders and power utilities. Amprion is also engaged in offering waste disposal, waste management and water conservation services to major industries including aluminium, steel, chemical and power.


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