Transmission Network Expansion in Central and Southern Region

Objective(s) i. To complete the 400kV ring network for Central (Dhaka) region of national grid and improve system reliability.
ii. To establish backbone grid network for future regional grid integration in synchronous mode.
iii. To enhance the transmission system for accommodating cross border electricity trade in different zones of the country.
iv. To extend transmission network for harnessing of renewable energy generation in Southern region.
Scope of Work i. 400 kV level: 274 circuit km line and 6,690 MVA of transformer capacity
ii. 230 kV level: 95.2 circuit km line & 9,700 MVA of transformer capacity
iii. 132 kV level: 4 circuit km line & 960 MVA of transformer capacity
Project Cost Total Cost: 771,680.00 Lac BDT
Development Partner World Bank
Present Status PDPP approval process is going on.
Estimated Duration 01/01/2023 to 30/06/2027
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last updated on: 2021-09-30 12:58:22
Information Source: Project Planning