Gelibolu – Unimar Line is a 380kV overhead line with a length of 4.3km from Gelibolu, Canakkale, Turkey, to Unimar, Canakkale, Turkey.

Construction works on the Gelibolu – Unimar Line started in 2016 and the project was commissioned in 2017.

Description

The Gelibolu – Unimar Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Turkiye Elektrik Iletim . The Gelibolu – Unimar Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Gelibolu – Unimar Line project development status

The development of the Gelibolu – Unimar Line project was approved by Energy Market Regulatory Authority in 2016 and the project works were completed in 2017.

About Turkiye Elektrik Iletim

Turkiye Elektrik Iletim (Turkiye) is a state owned power transmission company engaged in the business of transmitting electricity through its power plants in Turkey. It operates transmission facilities and carries out the planning of load dispatch and operation services. Turkiye is also a member of CIGRE Turkish National Committee, Turkish National Committee of Word Energy Council, Turkish Electricity Industry Association, Turkish Public Enterprises Association and Turkish Wind Energy Association . Turkiye operates in Turkey. Turkiye is headquartered in Bahcelievler, Turkey.

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.