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The State Office of Construction Control has commissioned the newly built 330 kV electricity transmission line from Riga CHP-2 to Riga HPP, as well as the reconstructed sections of the existing 330 kV line from Riga CHP-2 to Salaspils substation.

The project implemented by the Latvian transmission system operator JSC…

Market

Ensuring the stability of the electricity market, the Latvian-Russian border for electricity imports from Russia to the Baltics will be opened on the 5th of November. The decision was made taking into account the circumstances that the Astravjec nuclear power plant (NPP) in Belarus started operating on Tuesday, 3rd of…

Market

The Council of the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) of Latvia on 29th October 2020 has expressed support for the Baltic transmission system operator - AST, Elering AS and Litgrid AB submitted by the electricity transmission system operator AS Augstsprieguma tīkls (AST). the jointly developed Methodology for Calculation and…

Development

According to the ten-year development plan for the Latvian electric power system approved by the Public Utilities Commission (PUC), within the period between 2021 and 2030 the Latvian electric power transmission system operator AS Augstsprieguma tīkls (hereinafter – AST) plans to invest 405 million euros in its own…

Development

The State Construction Control Bureau (SCCB) has put into operation the first stage of the 330 kV power line of the JSC “Augstsprieguma tīkls” (AST) development project “The third 330 kV interconnection of Estonia and Latvia”. The commissioned section is 28 kilometres long, built in Rūjiena Municipality from the…

Development

The Latvian transmission system operator JSC “Augstsprieguma tīkls” (AST), while preparing the transmission network for synchronisation with the European electricity network, has announced the procurement of the purchase and installation of system synchronisation and inertia equipment (synchronous compensators).…

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