Rincon Santa Maria – Resistencia Line is a 500kV overhead line with a length of 270km from Rincon Santa Maria, Rincon County, Argentina, to Resistencia, Chaco, Argentina.
The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Rincon Santa Maria – Resistencia Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Compania de Transporte de Energia Electrica en Alta Tension Transener. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
The development of the Rincon Santa Maria – Resistencia Line project has been approved by the National Entity of Electricity Regulation.
Rincon Santa Maria – Resistencia Line project development status
The construction works on the Rincon Santa Maria – Resistencia Line project were commenced in 2019 and commissioning is expected in 2021.
About Compania de Transporte de Energia Electrica en Alta Tension Transener
Compania de Transporte de Energia Electrica en Alta Tension Transener (Transener) is engaged in the transmission of electric power. The company involves in the operation and maintenance of 14.471 kilometers of 500 kilovalt (kV) and 220kV transmission lines in the Province of Santa Cruz. It also offers third party services including line maintenance, maintenance of transformer stations, operation of lines and transformers, supervision and inspection transmission works, engineering services and consulting, transmission system upgrading, and service testing and commissioning. Transener operates in Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Paraguay and Uruguay. Iit is headquartered in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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