Virudhnagar – Coimbatore Line is a 765kV overhead line with a length of 498km from Virudhnagar, Tamil Nadu, India, to Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.
The project, which is currently under construction, is expected to be commissioned in 2021.
Virudhnagar – Coimbatore Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Tamil Nadu Transmission. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.
The development of the Virudhnagar – Coimbatore Line project has been approved by the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission.
Virudhnagar – Coimbatore Line project development status
The construction works on the Virudhnagar – Coimbatore Line project were commenced in 2020 and commissioning is expected in 2021.
About Tamil Nadu Transmission
Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Ltd (TANTRANSCO) is a state owned provider of electric power transmission infrastructure. The company’s transmission infrastructure network includes three category sub stations with 765 KV, 400 KV and 230 KV capacities. It has state load despatch centre for grid operations in Erode, Tamil Nadu, India. TANTRANSCO is headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
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