Sholinganallur – Guindy Line – New – 400 kV – Phase I is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 40km from Sholinganallur, Perumbakkam, Tamil Nadu, India, to Guindy, Tamil Nadu, India.

The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2021.

Description

Sholinganallur – Guindy Line – New – 400 kV – Phase I is an overhead line that will be operated by Tamil Nadu Transmission . The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

The development of the Sholinganallur – Guindy Line – New – 400 kV – Phase I project has been approved by the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission.

Sholinganallur – Guindy Line – New – 400 kV – Phase I project development status

The construction works on the Sholinganallur – Guindy Line – New – 400 kV – Phase I project were commenced in 2019 and commissioning is expected in 2021.

About Tamil Nadu Transmission

Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Ltd (TANTRANSCO) is a state owned provider of electric power transmission infrastructure. The company’s transmission infrastructure network includes three category sub stations with 765 KV, 400 KV and 230 KV capacities. It has state load despatch centre for grid operations in Erode, Tamil Nadu, India. TANTRANSCO is headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

Methodology

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.