Valbo – Untra Line is a 400kV overhead line from Valbo, Gavleborg, Sweden, to Untra, Uppsala, Sweden.
The project, which is currently in the planning stage, is expected to be commissioned in 2022.
Valbo – Untra Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Svenska Kraftnat. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
Approximately $1.18m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.
Valbo – Untra Line project development status
The construction works on the Valbo – Untra Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2022.
About Svenska Kraftnat
Svenska Kraftnat (Svenska) is a state-owned electric utility. It develops, operates, and maintains the national transmission system in Sweden. The company balances production and consumption of electricity system in the country. It also carries out electricity contingency planning and is financed through government funding. Svenska conducts research and development to increase the transmission network’s operational reliability, efficiency and sustainability. The company constructs communications network for telecommunications and data for maintaining operational reliability in the grid. It has offices in Sundsvall and Solleftea. Svenska is headquartered in Sundbyberg, Sweden.
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