Smestad Substation is a 420kV substation located in Smestad, Oslo, Norway.
The Smestad Substation project’s construction has begun in 2018. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Smestad Substation project, which is a new substation, will be operated by Statnett SF.
The designed voltage level of the substation is 420kV and the operating voltage level is 420kV.
The step-in voltage of the project is 420kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 1250MVA.
Smestad Substation project development status
The development of the Smestad Substation project was approved by Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate in 2018. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
About Statnett SF
Statnett SF (Statnett) is an energy utility company that transmits and distributes electricity through its grid infrastructure. The company operates, develop, maintain and monitor transmission grid, cables and power lines of the Norwegian energy system. It has a communication network of optical fibre to monitor and control from its one national control center and three regional centers in Norway facilities. The company has a presence in Sweden, Finland, Russia, Denmark and the Netherlands. Statnett serves residential, industrial and commercial consumers in Norway. Statnett is headquartered in Raipas, Norway.
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