Kangwon – Sinuljin Line is a 765kV overhead line with a length of 130km from Kangwon, Gangwon, South Korea, to Sinuljin, South Korea.
The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Kangwon – Sinuljin Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Korea Electric Power. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
The development of the Kangwon – Sinuljin Line project has been approved by the Korea Electricity Commission.
Kangwon – Sinuljin Line project development status
The construction works on the Kangwon – Sinuljin Line project were commenced in 2018 and commissioning is expected in 2021.
About Korea Electric Power
Korea Electric Power Corp (KEPCO) is an integrated electric utility. It generates, transmits, and distributes electricity. The company produces electricity using nuclear, thermal, renewable and other sources. Through power purchase agreements with independent power producers, KEPCO procures electricity. It also provides plant maintenance and engineering services for thermal and nuclear power plants; information services and communication line leasing; and sells nuclear fuel. KEPCO serves residential, commercial, educational, industrial, agricultural, street lighting, and overnight power customers in the country.
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