Trichur Substation is a 320kV substation located in Trichur, Kerala, India.

The Trichur Substation project’s construction has begun in 2017. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2021.


Trichur Substation project, which is a new substation, will be operated by Kerala State Electricity Board.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 320kV and the operating voltage level is 320kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 320kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 2000MVA.

Trichur Substation project development status

The development of the Trichur Substation project was approved by Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2017. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021.

About Kerala State Electricity Board

Kerala State Electricity Board Ltd (KSEB), a subsidiary of Government of Kerala, is an electric utility that generates, transmits and distributes electricity. The utility offers services such as online bill payment, meter reading, online connection service, alteration of wiring, energy efficiency, energy audits, energy conservation, electrical safety, energy consultation, rebates and incentives, outage reporting, load management and online services. It owns and operates through a network of power plants, transmission lines and substations. The utility serves residential, agricultural, industrial and commercial customers across Kerala.


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