Wako Kungo Substation is a 400/220kV substation located in Wako kungo, Cuanza Sul, Angola. The construction works on Wako Kungo Substation began in 2019. The project was commissioned in 2021.

Description

The Wako Kungo Substation project is an upgrade substation being operated by Rede Nacional de Transporte de Electricidade .

The designed voltage level of the project is 400/220kV, while the operating voltage level is 400/220kV. The step-in voltage of the substation is 400kV and the step-out voltage is 220kV. The substation capacity is 450MVA.

Wako Kungo Substation has received approval from Instituto Regulador dos Servicos de Electricidade e de Agua to undertake the works on the project. Approximately $40.5m was financed by the authorities for the construction works of the project.

Methodology

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