Rennes Substation is a 400kV substation located in Rennes, Brittany, France.
The Rennes Substation project’s construction has begun in 2020. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2022.
Rennes Substation project, which is a new substation, will be operated by Reseau de Transport d’Electricite.
The designed voltage level of the substation is 400/90kV and the operating voltage level is 400/90kV.
The step-in voltage of the project is 400kV and the step-out voltage is 90kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 240MVA.
Rennes Substation project development status
The development of the Rennes Substation project was approved by The French Energy Regulatory Commission in 2020. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2022.
About Reseau de Transport d’Electricite
Reseau de Transport d’Electricite (RTE), a subsidiary of Electricite de France SA, is a power company that offers electricity transmission systems. The company operates, develops, and maintains electricity transmission network. It offers electricity flow, infrastructure management, development, maintenance, functioning, creation and innovative services. RTE serves electricity generation power plants such as nuclear power stations, hydroelectric power stations, conventional thermal plants, and renewable energy installation. The company owns and operates transmission system in France. RTE is headquartered in La Defense, France.
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