Rachaganneri I Substation is a 400/220/132kV substation located in Rachaganneri, Andhra Pradesh, India. The construction works on Rachaganneri I Substation began in 2019. The project was commissioned in 2020.
The Rachaganneri I Substation project is a new substation being operated by Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh.
The designed voltage level of the project is 400/220/132kV, while the operating voltage level is 400/220/132kV. The step-in voltage of the substation is 400kV and the step-out voltage is 132kV. The substation capacity is 315MVA.
Rachaganneri I Substation has received approval from Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission to undertake the works on the project.
About Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh
Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Ltd (AP Transco) is an electric association that generates, transmits and distributes electricity. The association offers services such as operations and maintenance of power transmission lines, and construction and planning of transmission network. It also undertakes Dichpally-Gajwel Transmission Schemes and Substations project. AP Transco purchases power from long-term and short-term power generators and sells it to DISCOMs. The association serves industrial, residential and commercial customers throughout Andhra Pradesh, India. AP Transco is headquartered in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India.
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