China’s  SGCC completes  1,000  kV  Jinzhong substation expansion project

China’s largest grid developer, State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC), has recently completed the CNY435 million, 1,000 kV Jinzhong substation expansion project.

The substation is located on the west side of Xishanhu Village, Hongshan Town in Pingyao County, and the expansion entailed the installation of three 1,000 MVA transformers. Also, the substation is part of the West-to-East power transmission channel adjustment projects being undertaken in Shanxi Province. The West-to-East   projects   include, seven    500    kV    power    transmission    and transformation  projects,  as  well  as  two  ultra-high-voltage main transformer expansion projects, along with constructing 825 km  of  new  transmission  lines  and  a  total  of 3,000 MVA transformation capacity.


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