Obersielach – Lienz Line is a 380kV overhead line from Obersielach, Carinthia, Austria, to Lienz, Tyrol, Austria.

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


Obersielach – Lienz Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Austrian Power Grid. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

The development of the Obersielach – Lienz Line project has been approved by the Austria E-Control.

Obersielach – Lienz Line project development status

The construction works on the Obersielach – Lienz Line project were commenced in 2020 and commissioning is expected in 2021.

About Austrian Power Grid

Austrian Power Grid AG (APG) a subsidiary of Verbund AG is a power company that provides transmission grid operation service. The company performs power exchange, inside and outside Austria between producers and consumers. Its projects include 380-kV-Salzburg line, 380 kV line St. Peter – Staatsgrenze, and 380 kV Line at Dürnrohr. APG’s 380-kV-Salzburg line project improves security of supply to the city of Salzburg. It owns power transmission lines and substations. It also provides supply of electricity in Vienna. APG is headquartered in Vienna, Austria.


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