He added: “The staffing of the Project Implementation Department at the headquarters of the South Transport Company has completed the 400 kV double-circuit ultra-high pressure line project linking the Rumaila investment power station and the (Al-Qurna 400) transformational station. The length of the aforementioned line is (70.73) km, and the number of (176) towers, with a capacity of (1000) megawatts per circuit.
The center indicated that “our staffs were able today, Sunday, to successfully enter line No. (1) of the first district, with a capacity of (1000) megawatts, after conducting all the necessary technical checks on it, while line No. (2) will be entered into operation after completing the operational procedures in Rumaila investment station.
He explained: “The new line will contribute to resolving bottlenecks and achieving stability in the electrical system for all regions of northern Basra Governorate, in addition to its important role in overcoming the fires that occurred on the electrical system, which occurred in the previous stage.”