The completion of the construction work the grid system development by General Electric Company invested southern Tra Vinh will basically have no power shortage.
Tra Vinh Department of Industry and Trade said that President Southern Power Company is implementing a plan to build a new and reconstruction of many projects to develop the grid system for production and daily life in the province during segment 2016 - 2020, with a total investment of over 700 million.
According to the plan from 2016 - 2018, General Electric Company Southern will build six key projects. Among them are five works will be completed in 2017 include: 110 kV Substation (40MVA) Tra Cu and Cau Ke 110kV line - Tra Cu - Coastal length 48 km with an investment of 248 billion Dong; 110 kV substation (40MVA) Cau Ngang and the connecting line 1 km long invested 43 billion; renovation of 110 kV substation Tra Vinh, invested 12 billion; distribution phase 110 kV transmission line conductors 171 2 176 Tra Vinh, Vinh Long 177 2 63 km long, 119 billion of investment capital; Highway 110 kV the 220kV Tra Vinh station 7 km long line was connected to Vung Liem - Long Duc, invested 34 billion. Particularly distribution phase 110 kV transmission line conductors from Tra Vinh 2 172 171-7 34 km long with an investment of 54 billion will be energized in 2018.
In addition, the Corporation also Southern Power project investment in rural power supply from the national grid Tra Vinh period 2016 - 2020 with a total investment of about 307 billion, consisting of works: 190 km medium voltage lines, 511 km of low voltage lines and 13.31 MVA transformer capacity distribution stations supplying electricity to over 12,260 households.
Tran Quoc Tuan, director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade said, Tra Vinh now has more than 261,000 households in the electricity, 98% hit rate. However, the province is still 20 130 rural households (accounting for about 10% of households in rural areas) are using electricity in a manner unsafe queue; including 7,800 poor and near poor.
After the completion of the construction work the grid system development by General Electric Company invested southern Tra Vinh will basically have no power shortages and production activities.