Pulianthope Substation is a 400kV substation located in Pulianthope, Tamil Nadu, India.

The Pulianthope Substation project’s construction has begun in 2020. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2022.

Description

Pulianthope Substation project, which is a new substation, will be operated by Tamil Nadu 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 945MVA.

Pulianthope Substation project development status

The development of the Pulianthope Substation project was approved by Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2020. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2022.

About Tamil Nadu Transmission

Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Ltd (TANTRANSCO) is a state owned provider of electric power transmission infrastructure. The company’s transmission infrastructure network includes three category sub stations with 765 KV, 400 KV and 230 KV capacities. It has state load despatch centre for grid operations in Erode, Tamil Nadu, India. TANTRANSCO is headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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.