HVDC Three Gorges – Guangdong

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Three Gorges – Guangdong HVDC Transmission
Location
Country China
Coordinates 30°27′26″N 112°08′18″E / 30.45722°N 112.13833°E / 30.45722; 112.13833 (Three Gorges-Guangdong Transmission - Jingzhou Static Inverter Plant)23°16′15″N 114°12′5″E / 23.27083°N 114.20139°E / 23.27083; 114.20139 (Three Gorges-Guangdong Transmission - Huizhou Static Inverter Plant)
General direction South-southeast
From Jingzhou, Three Gorges Dam
To Huizhou, Guangdong
Construction information
Manufacturer of substations ABB Group
Commissioned May 27, 2004
Technical information
Type overhead transmission line
Type of current HVDC
Total length 940 km (580 mi)
Power rating 3000 MW
DC Voltage ±500 kV
Number of poles 2

The HVDC Three Gorges – Guangdong is a 940 kilometre-long bipolar HVDC transmission line in China for the transmission of electric power from the Three Gorges power plant to the area of Guangdong. The powerline went into service in 2004. It runs from the static inverter station Jingzhou near the Three Gorges power plant to the static inverter plant Huizhou near Guangdong. The HVDC Three Gorges-Guangdong is a bipolar 500 kV powerline with a maximum transmission power rating of 3,000 megawatts.[1]

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Site Coordinates
Jingzhou 30°27′26″N 112°08′18″E / 30.45722°N 112.13833°E / 30.45722; 112.13833 (Three Gorges-Guangdong Transmission - Jingzhou Static Inverter Plant)
Huizhou Static Inverter Plant 23°16′15″N 114°12′5″E / 23.27083°N 114.20139°E / 23.27083; 114.20139 (Three Gorges-Guangdong Transmission - Huizhou Static Inverter Plant)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ ABB. "Three Gorges - Guangdong HVDC Transmission". Retrieved 2012-10-10.