Tag: electricity transmission

MAVIR commissioned new substation near Budapest – Hungary, 13 December 2017

Hungarian electricity transmission system operator MAVIR announced that it has commissioned the new 400/132 kV substation in Szigetcsep in early December. The goal of this 25.5 million euros worth investment is to support the security of electricity supply of the agglomeration around Budapest and Szazhalombatta and Ocsa regions. CEO of MAVIR Kamilla Csomai said that […]

Transelectrica completed modernization of Tihau substation – Romania, 28 July 2017

Romanian electricity transmission system operator Transelectrica announced that it has completed the modernization of the Tihau substation, which supplies Northern Transylvania, following an investment of 2.15 million euros. The statement from the company said that the modernization works were necessary to eliminate the new standards and norms of projection and execution, especially of the ones […]

TSOs restrict access to cross-border capacities – Region, 21 July 2017

The European Federation of Energy Traders (EFET) has issued a press release in which it criticizes the electricity transmission system operators (TSO) for the practice of restricting access to cross-border transmission capacities. EFET’s statement said that the calculation and allocation of cross-border transmission capacity is one of the most fundamental tasks of TSOs in the […]