«Ukrenergo»: the substation 500 kV will appear in the Luhansk region in 2017
The company said that currently the feasibility study. According to Vsevolod Kovalchuk, in the second half will begin construction.UNIAN
KIEV, March 22 — RIA Novosti Ukraine. Company «Ukrenergo» is planning by the end of 2017 to build a new substation with capacity of 500 MW to cover the deficit in the electricity in the Luhansk region, said acting head of company Vsevolod Kovalchuk.
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«To ensure reliable energy supply and covering the deficit of the region (North of Luhansk region – ed.) the Cabinet considered the proposal of the Luhansk civil-military administration on designing the construction of a new 500 kV substation in the town of Flinty and 220 kV line, the substation will connect with Severodonetsk. We support the proposal,» said Kovalchuk in an interview with news Agency UNIAN.
«Now we are working on a feasibility study… I Hope that in the second half of the year to start construction. And by the end of next year to complete», he added.
«Ukrenergo» is engaged in dispatching power system of Ukraine and transmits electric power from power stations to the networks of energy supplying companies.