Medellin – Virginia Line is a 500kV overhead line with a length of 158km from Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia, to La Virginia, Risaralda, Colombia.
The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Medellin – Virginia Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Unidad de Planeacion Minero Energetica. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
The development of the Medellin – Virginia Line project has been approved by the The Energy and Gas Regulatory Commission.
Medellin – Virginia Line project development status
The construction works on the Medellin – Virginia Line project were commenced in 2019 and commissioning is expected in 2021.
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