Singida Substation is a 400/220/33kV substation located in Singida, Singida, Tanzania. The construction works on Singida Substation began in 2018. The project was commissioned in 2020.
The Singida Substation project is a new substation being operated by Tanzania Electric Supply.
The designed voltage level of the project is 400/220/33kV, while the operating voltage level is 400/220/33kV.The step-in voltage of the substation is 400kV and the step-out voltage is 33kV. The substation capacity is 250MVA.
Singida Substation has received approval from Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority to undertake the works on the project.Approximately $8.67m was financed by the authorities for the construction works of the project.
About Tanzania Electric Supply
Tanzania Electric Supply Co Ltd (TANESCO), formerly Tanganyika Electric Supply Co Ltd, is a government owned integrated power company. The company’s operations are regulated by the Ministry of Energy and Minerals. It generates, transmits, distributes and supplies electricity. TANESCO generates the power through hydro and thermal power stations. TANESCO also procures electricity from independent power producers and EPPs. Its transmission system consists of 50 substations interconnected by transmission lines, and the distribution system distributes electricity and provides customer service.
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