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Russia boosts power line capacity by 30% to support oil exports

The capacity of the largest power transmission line in Russia’s Far East has been increased by 30% to help power the nation’s rising oil exports to neighboring China. Three substations on the 220 kW trunk line have been reconstructed and expanded to boost electricity throughput to the 4,800km Eastern Siberia-Pacific Ocean (ESPO) pipeline system. The […]