Kharagpur – N. Chanditala Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 277km from Kharagpur, West Bengal, India, to Chanditala, West Bengal, India.
Construction works on the Kharagpur – N. Chanditala Line started in 2015 and the project was commissioned in 2017.
The Kharagpur – N. Chanditala Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by West Bengal State Electricity Transmission. The Kharagpur – N. Chanditala Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
Kharagpur – N. Chanditala Line project development status
The development of the Kharagpur – N. Chanditala Line project was approved by West Bengal Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2015 and the project works were completed in 2017.
About West Bengal State Electricity Transmission
West Bengal State Electricity Transmission Company Ltd (WBSETCL) is an electrical utility that offers power generation services. The utility’s services include power supplying, power transmission, electricity distribution, load management, operation and maintenance of all existing EHV sub-stations, equipments and lines. It also provides construction of green field EHV sub-stations and transmission lines as per system’s requirement, sub-stations expansion and augmentation, and replacement of age old worn out conductors. WBSETCL offers adoption of new technology replacing old ones and enhancement of IT application. The utility offers its services across Kolkata.
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