Vernerov – Vitkov Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 83km from Vernerov, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, to Vitkov, Moravian Silesian, Czech Republic.
The project, which is currently in the planning stage, is expected to be commissioned in 2023.
Vernerov – Vitkov Line is an overhead line that will be operated by CEPS. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
Approximately $110.4m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.
Vernerov – Vitkov Line project development status
The construction works on the Vernerov – Vitkov Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2023.
CEPS A.S. (CEPS) is a state-controlled electric utility that develops, operates and maintains the Czech transmission system. It is responsible for balancing the supply of electricity with demand. CEPS transmits electricity from generators to distributors in the domestic market, or exports to/imports from abroad. The company is also responsible for allocating the available transfer capacity on international cross-border power lines through auctions. Its dispatch control services include operational planning, real-time control and operational evaluation. The company is responsible for developing the transmission system to meet the future electricity demand.
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