Gatica Substation is a 400kV substation located in Gatica, Biscay, Spain.
The Gatica Substation project’s construction is expected to begin in 2023. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2025.
Gatica Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by Red Electrica Corporacion.
The designed voltage level of the substation is 400/220kV and the operating voltage level is 400/220kV.
The step-in voltage of the project is 400kV and the step-out voltage is 220kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 600MVA.
Gatica Substation project development status
The project is expected to be commissioned in 2025.
About Red Electrica Corporacion
Red Electrica Corporacion SA (REC) carries out transmission, generation, distribution and operation of the transmission network for the Spanish electricity system. The company operates the regulated activities through its principal subsidiary, Red Electrica de Espana, S.A. (REE), a transmission system operator and other subsidiaries. REC is involved in electricity transmission activities outside Spain and provides telecommunications services. The company also undertakes the construction of international interconnections, energy storage and financing and risk reinsurance. It serves the third parties in Spain, Peru, Chile and among others. REC is headquartered in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain.
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