Tender for Electricity Transmission Lines in Guatemala

An announcement has been made that the conditions for the tender for 574 kilometers of power lines will be released on July 31.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

The work comprises of "... 29 new substations, expansion of 25 new lines and more than 12 adaptations, establishing 574 kilometers of electricity transmission, divided into 5 lots covering the national territory."

S21.com.gt reports that "... the focus will be in areas where electricity coverage is still low, such as in Alta and Baja Verapaz."

According to the Ministry of Energy and Mines of Guatemala, with this project they expect to cover "... over 90% of the national electricity supply, through the extension of coverage of the transmission from the National Interconnected System (SNI)."

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