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Current status of key electric power transmission projects


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North America


Pasqua–Swift Current Transmission Line, Canada 

August 6, 2018
The Pasqua–Swift Current transmission line project has been proposed to replace the existing lines in the region, and deliver power from the new 350 MW natural gas-based Chinook Power Station which is expected to come online in 2019.

Condie–Belle Plaine Transmission Line, Canada 

August 6, 2018
The Condie–Belle Plaine transmission line project has been proposed to replace the existing lines in the region, and deliver power from the new 350 MW natural gas-based Chinook Power Station which is expected to come online in 2019.

Hooper Springs Transmission Project, US 

August 6, 2018
The project has been proposed to improve system reliability in the southern portion of Lower Valley Energy's (LVE) transmission system and address the ongoing load growth in southeast Idaho and north-western Wyoming.

Reynolds Topeka Electric System Improvement Project, US 

August 6, 2018
The Reynolds Topeka Electric System Improvement Project was proposed to strengthen Indiana’s electric system and provide improved access to wind and solar renewable energy sources.



Latin America


Integradora Sossego–Xinguara II Transmission Line, Brazil 

August 6, 2018
The project is a part of the Lot 19 of Agencia Nacional de Energia Eletrica’s (ANEEL) transmission auction 02/2018.

Pomona–El Solito Transmission Line, Argentina 

August 6, 2018
The proposed transmission line will help meet the electricity requirements of irrigation systems as well as improve the electricity supply system in province of Río Negro.

El Solito–General Conesa Transmission Line, Argentina 

August 6, 2018
The transmission line will help meet the electricity requirements of irrigation systems as well as improve the electricity supply system in the province of Río Negro.

Serra Pelada–Integradora Sossego Transmission Line, Brazil 

August 6, 2018
The project is a part of the Lot 19 of Agencia Nacional de Energia Eletrica’s (ANEEL) transmission auction 02/2018.



Asia Pacific


Northern Region System Strengthening Scheme (NRSS)-XXIX, India 

August 1, 2018
The project aims to strengthen the transmission system in the states of Jammu and Kashmir, and Punjab.

400 kV Transmission System for Evacuation of Power from 2x660 MW Obra-C TPP Project, India 

August 1, 2018
The project involves the development of an intra-state transmission system for the evacuation of power from Obra-C (2x660 MW) thermal power project located inUttar Pradesh.

400 kV Transmission System for Evacuation of Power from Jawaharpur 2x660 MW Jawaharpur TPP Project, India 

August 1, 2018
The project involves development of a intra-state transmission system for the evacuation of power from 2x660 MW Jawaharpur thermal power project located in Uttar Pradesh.

Visayas–Mindanao Grid Connection Project (VMIP), Philippines 

July 4, 2018
The project entails implementation of the Visayas–Mindanao grid connection project to help establish a unified electricity market in the Philippines.



Europe


Kriegers Flak Combined Grid Solution (CGS) Project, Denmark–Germany 

August 6, 2018
The 400 MW Combined Grid Solution (CGS) project will connect the Baltic 1 and 2 offshore wind farms in German waters and Denmark’s 600 MW Kriegers Flak wind park with the national grids of both countries.

Cyclades Interconnection Project, Greece [free access]

August 6, 2018
The project aims to connect four Cyclades islands, namely Syros, Mykonos, Paros and Naxos, to the country’s national grid.

Aquind Interconnection Project, UK–France [free access]

July 3, 2018
The high voltage direct current (HVDC) power link, which will run both undersea and underground, will connect northern France’s nuclear-powered electricity grid to southern England. It will transmit approximately 16,000 GWh of cleaner electricity annually.

North-South Interconnector (NSI) [Formerly Meath (Ireland)–Tyrone (Northern Ireland) Interconnector] 

July 3, 2018
The North-South Interconnector (NSI) project is proposed to increase transfer capacity between Ireland and Northern Ireland, and thus improve security of supply and facilitate the development of a single electricity market across the island.



Middle East & Africa


400 kV Kunene–Omatando Line, Namibia 

August 1, 2018
The project entails construction of a 191-km-long, 400 kV line from Kunene to the existing Omatando substation.

400 kV Nyakanazi–Kigoma Line Project, Tanzania 

August 1, 2018
The project entails construction of a 1,148-km-long, 400 kV line to link Mbeya, Sumbawanga, Mpanda, Kigoma and Nyakanazi to help increase electricity access in Western Tanzania.

Loiyangalani–Suswa Line Project, Kenya 

July 4, 2018
The project involves construction of the 428-km-long, 400 kV power line running from Loiyangalani to Suswa in Kenya.

Guinea–Mali Interconnection Project 

July 4, 2018
The project involves the construction of a 714-km-long, 225 kV transmission line between Guinea and Mali, of which 590 km is in Guinea and 124 km in Mali.