Paranaíta – Ribeiraozinho Line is a 500kV overhead line from Paranaíta, Mato Grosso, Brazil, to Ribeiraozinho, Mato Grosso, Brazil.

Construction works on the Paranaíta – Ribeiraozinho Line started in 2014 and the project was commissioned in 2015.

Description

The Paranaíta – Ribeiraozinho Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Companhia Paranaense de Energia . The Paranaíta – Ribeiraozinho Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC).

Paranaíta – Ribeiraozinho Line project development status

The development of the Paranaíta – Ribeiraozinho Line project was approved by Ministry of Mines and Energy , Brazil in 2014 and the project works were completed in 2015.

About Companhia Paranaense de Energia

Companhia Paranaense de Energia SA (Copel) is an energy utility, which generates, transmits, distributes and sells electricity; and explores for and distributes natural gas. The company produces electricity from hydro, wind and thermal sources; and holds rights to supply piped gas in the State of Parana. The carries out study of the technical, economic and environmental feasibility of hydro, wind, solar photovoltaic and thermo electric generation projects. Copel also provides telecommunications and general communications services. It is owned by the State of Parana, BNDES Participacoes SA and other investors.

Methodology

All publicly-announced T&D Line & Substation projects included in this analysis are drawn from GlobalData’s Power IC. The information regarding the projects is sourced through secondary information sources such as country specific utility players, company news and reports, statistical organisations, regulatory body, government planning reports and their publications and is further validated through primary from various stakeholders such as power utility companies, consultants, energy associations of respective countries, government bodies and professionals from leading players in the power sector.