Portile de Fier Substation is a 400kV substation located in Portile de Fier, Caras-Severin County, Romania.
The Portile de Fier Substation project’s construction has begun in 2020. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Portile de Fier Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by Transelectrica.
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.
Portile de Fier Substation project development status
The development of the Portile de Fier Substation project was approved by The National Electricity and Heat Regulatory in 2020. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Transelectrica SA (Transelectrica) is a transmission and system operator (TSO) of national power system in Romania. The company operates through its subsidiaries and carries out the electricity transmission, system and market operation, grid and market infrastructure development. It is also responsible for the administration of the balancing market and conducts inspections and repairs for transformers and autotransformers, electrical equipment, incident remediation and micro-production of electrical equipment; and provides telecommunication services and personal training related to energy sector. Transelectrica designs, manufactures and distributes the control equipment for power systems.
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