Rio Maior – Almargem – Fanhoes Line is a 400kV overhead line from Rio Maior, Santarem, Portugal, to Fanhoes, Lisbon, Portugal.

The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021.


Rio Maior – Almargem – Fanhoes Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Rede Electrica Nacional. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Rio Maior – Almargem – Fanhoes Line project development status

The construction works on the Rio Maior – Almargem – Fanhoes Line project were commenced in 2020 and commissioning is expected in 2021.

About Rede Electrica Nacional

Rede Electrica Nacional S.A. (REN), formerly Servicos de Rede, S.A., a subsidiary of Redes Energeticas Nacionais, SGPS, S.A. is an energy transmission company that offers electricity and natural gas services. The company operates through transmission of high voltage electricity and transport of high-pressure natural gas. It provides services such as storage and regasification of LNG, storage of natural gas and telecommunication services. REN provides electricity from thermoelectric and hydroelectric power stations. The company through RENTELECOM offers telecommunication services such as infrastructure, managed and consultancy services. It caters to residential and commercial customers.


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