Jammu, November 15 | Ajeet Agarwal, CMD, REC Limited and Commissioner Secretary PDD Hirdesh Kumar Singh inaugurated 33/11KV Gangyal Receiving Sub-station developed under PMDP scheme.
The inaugural ceremony was also attended by senior officers of J&K Power Corporation Limited, RECPDCL, New Delhi and L&T.
The Sub-station has been constructed with state-of-art technologies having SCADA compatibility with the provision of operation from a remote location.
Gangyal Sub-station is located in the SICOP industrial hub of Jammu cantonment. It will be fed from 132/33 KV Grid Station, Gangyal.
To cater to the increasing industrial load and to segregate Industrial load from domestic/commercial consumers, the new 33/11KV, 2x 10 MVA substation has been constructed.
Gangyal 33/11 KV Sub-station will cater the load demand of approximately 3000 consumers through 5 11 KV outgoing feeders thus marching a step in the endeavour of PDD to provide 24×7 power supply.
The substation will strengthen the power distribution system of Jammu and will help in ensuring a reliable power supply to residential and commercial areas of Jammu–Gangyal.