Project Snapshot

  • Name of Project: Additional inter-Regional AC link for import into Southern Region (SR) i.e. Warora – Warangal and Chilakaluripeta - Hyderabad - Kurnool 765kV link.
  • Project Location:Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
  • Regulator: Central Electricity Regulatory Commission
  • Circuit Length: 1756 Ckms approx
  • Transformation Capacity: 3500 MVA
  • Concession / TSA Term: 35 Years
  • Project Mode: Tariff Based Competitive Bid
  • Project Type: Inter State
  • Beneficiary State / Transmission Customers: Southern States of India and Goa
  • Business Model: Build Own Operate Maintain

Project Highlights

  • Transmission system connecting Western and Southern regions.
  • Fixed Tariff

About the Project

WKTL was incorporated to establish Transmission System for “Additional inter-Regional AC link for import into Southern Region (SR) i.e. Warora – Warangal and Chilakaluripeta - Hyderabad - Kurnool 765kV link” along with creation of 765/400 kV new sub-station at Warangal (“Project”). The Project involves laying of ~1750 ckm of transmission line traversing through the states of Maharashtra, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh and construction of one sub-station at Warangal. The Project is envisaged to interconnect Western Region to Southern Region.

Project Details

S.NO. Name of the Transmission Element Location 
1. Establishment of 765/400kV substations at Warangal (New) with 2x1500 MVA transformers and 2x240 MVAR bus reactors
 Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
2. Warora Pool- Warangal (New) 765 kV D/c line with 240 MVAR switchable line reactor at both ends
3. Warangal (New) – Hyderabad 765 kV D/c line with 240 MVAR switchable line reactor at Warangal end
4.  Warangal (New) – Warangal (existing) 400 kV (quad) D/c line
5.  Hyderabad- Kurnool 765 kV D/c line with 240 MVAR switchable line reactor at Kurnool end
6.  Warangal (New) – Chilakaluripeta 765 kV D/c line with 240 MVAR switchable line reactor at both ends 
7. 240 MVAr switchable line Reactor at Warora Pool end in each circuit of WaroraPool-Rajnandgaon 765 kV D/C line with NGR(799 Ohms)