Kemsley – Littlebrook Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 42km from Kemsley, Kent, UK, to Littlebrook, Kent, UK.
The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Kemsley – Littlebrook Line is an overhead line that will be operated by National Grid. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
The development of the Kemsley – Littlebrook Line project has been approved by the The Office of Gas and Electricity Markets.
Kemsley – Littlebrook Line project development status
The construction works on the Kemsley – Littlebrook Line project were commenced in 2019 and commissioning is expected in 2021.
Babcock Power UK and Lamifil was appointed by National Grid to undertake the construction works on the Kemsley – Littlebrook Line project.
About National Grid
National Grid Plc (National Grid) is an energy utility, which transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas. The company owns and operates electricity and gas transmission and distribution networks; and also serves as transmission owner and system operator. It provides installation and maintenance services to electricity metering and LNG suppliers; develops and operates electricity inter-connectors; and carries out LNG storage activities; and insurance and corporate activities. National Grid operates as an energy monopoly entity regulated by Ofgem. The company has operations in the UK and North Eastern US. National Grid is headquartered in London, Greater London, the UK.