Da Nang increases transformer station’s capacity for APEC
An upgraded transformer of the Hoa Khanh 2 110kV transformer station in Hoa Khanh industrial park, Lien Chieu district, the central coastal city of Da Nang was put into operation to ensure sufficient power supply for the APEC Leaders’ Meeting and related events to be held in the city in November.
Vo Hoa, Deputy Director of the Da Nang Power Company Limited, said that the capacity of transformer T1 was upgraded to 63 MVA from the previous 40 MVA.
The automation of the station will be completed before November 30, he added.
The upgrade of Hoa Khanh 2 transformer station aims to promote stable electricity supply for socio-economic development in Lien Chieu district while assuring adequate power for business and production in Hoa Khanh and Lien Chieu industrial zones.
In order to better serve APEC meetings, the company has put into operation the Hoa Lien and Hoa Xuan 110kV transformer stations while upgrading the An Don and Xuan Ha 110kV stations and the 22kV transmission line for Ba Na tourism site, according to Hoa.
In addition, the company also pays special attention to inspecting power grids during hot weather. It is currently operating a large number of remote controlled equipment to protect power grids, using Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system./.