Kuqa – Akesu – Bachu Line is a 750kV overhead line with a length of 483km from Kuqa Substation, Xinjiang, Xinjiang, China, to Bachu Substation, Xinjiang, Xinjiang, China.

The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2023.


Kuqa – Akesu – Bachu Line is an overhead line that will be operated by State Grid Corporation of China. The line will carry alternating current (AC).

The development of the Kuqa – Akesu – Bachu Line project has been approved by the State Electricity Regulatory Commission.

Kuqa – Akesu – Bachu Line project development status

The construction works on the Kuqa – Akesu – Bachu Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2023.

About State Grid Corporation of China

State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC ) is a state-owned electric utility. The utility builds and operates power grids, and distributes and transmits electricity. The utility offers energy efficient home appliances air conditioner, fan, TV set, washing machine, microwave oven, refrigerator, electric water heater and computer to save energy. It provides energy conservation, energy audits, energy management, energy saving tips and energy consultation services. SGCC’s projects include Jindongnan Nanyang-Jingmen UHV AC Pilot Project, Xiangjiaba-Shanghai UHV DC Transmission Pilot Project, Qinghai-Tibet Grid Interconnection Project, and others.


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