La Virginia – Alferez Line is a 500kV overhead line with a length of 183km from La Virginia, Risaralda, Colombia, to Alferez, Risaralda, Colombia.

The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2021.


La Virginia – Alferez Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Unidad de Planeacion Minero Energetica. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through single circuit cable.

The development of the La Virginia – Alferez Line project has been approved by the The Energy and Gas Regulatory Commission.

La Virginia – Alferez Line project development status

The construction works on the La Virginia – Alferez Line project were commenced in 2019 and commissioning is expected in 2021.


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