Pithampur Substation is a 400kV substation located in Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh, India.
The Pithampur Substation project’s construction has begun in 2020. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2022.
Pithampur Substation project, which is a new substation, will be operated by Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission.
The designed voltage level of the substation is 400/220kV and the operating voltage level is 400/220kV.
The step-in voltage of the project is 400kV and the step-out voltage is 220kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 315MVA.
Pithampur Substation project development status
The development of the Pithampur Substation project was approved by Madhya Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2020. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2022.
About Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission
Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission Company Ltd (MPPTCL) is a utility service provider that transmits electricity through substations, transformers and transmission lines. The utility distributes electricity through intra-state transmission system. Its network is connected through interface points with Genco, Discoms, open access consumers of Madhya Pradesh, and other States. MPPTCL provides logistics support facilities such as SCADA system, communication, ABT system, and automatic meter reading system. The utility also provides transmission facilities to various distribution companies. The company also installs solar panels in other substations.
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