North Macedonia: MEPSO signed 400/110 kV transformer deal with Slovenian Kolektor ETRA

, SEE Energy News

North Macedonia electricity transmission system operator MEPSO has signed a contract for the procurement of 400/110 kV transformer, which will be installed at Bitola 2 transformer station, connected to the country’s largest electricity generation facility – TPP Bitola, with Slovenian company Kolektor ETRA.

The new transformer will replace the existing one, which has been in operation since 1980, and will significantly increase the security of supply and the reliability of electricity network in the region. The contract is worth 2.4 million euros and the new transformer will be delivered within the next 12 months.