Zakhidna Substation is a 330kV substation located in Gorenychi, Kyiv, Ukraine.

The Zakhidna Substation project’s construction has begun in 2021. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2022.


Zakhidna Substation project, which is a new substation, will be operated by NEC Ukrenergo.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 330kV and the operating voltage level is 330kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 330kV. Upon completion, the substation will have a capacity of 400MVA.

Zakhidna Substation project development status

The development of the Zakhidna Substation project was approved by National Electricity Regulation Commission of Ukraine in 2021. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2022. Approximately $32m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

Contractors involved in Zakhidna Substation project

Hyosung and Posco International was appointed by NEC Ukrenergo to undertake design and construction works of the Zakhidna Substation.

Hyosung Heavy Industries was appointed by NEC Ukrenergo to supply the equipment for the Zakhidna Substation.

About NEC Ukrenergo

NEC Ukrenergo (NEC) is an energy utility service provider that provides electricity transmission. The company’s services include electrical grid networks, capital construction and purchases, dispatch management, power and electricity transmission and distribution services. It develops generating capacity UES Ukraine, Prospects main power grids and investments projects. NEC also provides occupational health, training, environmental issue, personnel policy, and quality management system solutions. The company operates power systems that directly operate inter-state transmission lines and hosts separated entities such as Main data-processing center and Energetik public catering.


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