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September 7, 2021

Sholapur STPP – Sholapur II Line, India

By Carmen

Sholapur STPP – Sholapur II Line is a 400kV underground line from Sholapur Super Thermal Power Plant, Maharashtra, India, to Sholapur, Maharashtra, India.

Construction works on the Sholapur STPP – Sholapur II Line started in 2016 and the project was commissioned in 2017.


The Sholapur STPP – Sholapur II Line, which is an underground line, is being operated by Power Grid Corporation of India. The Sholapur STPP – Sholapur II Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Sholapur STPP – Sholapur II Line project development status

The development of the Sholapur STPP – Sholapur II Line project was approved by Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2016 and the project works were completed in 2017.

About Power Grid Corporation of India

Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (Powergrid) a government owned Maharatna company, is an electricity transmission utility. It transmits and distributes electricity. The company owns and operates a network of transmission lines and carries out power transmission projects. Powergrid offers operations and maintenance services for transmission systems, consultancy services, smart grid and telecom services. It employs optical ground wire on power transmission lines to operate overhead optic fibre network and incorporates multifarious topology and environment technology to plan, coordinate and deploy transmission networks in India. The company serves customers in South Asia and Oceania.


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.

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