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Energy Transmission

We are leaders in electric power transmission in Brazil. In 2019, we reached approximately 71,153.60 kilometers of electric power transmission lines with voltage higher than or equal to 230 kV, representing almost half of this type of lines in Brazil or about one and a half times the circumference of the Earth.​

 

Transmission lines of Eletrobras companies (km) 

Company Owned  In Partnership (1) Total
Amazonas GT       389       389
Chesf 21,197 1,175 22,373
Eletrobras Holding ​           -    603      603
Eletronorte 11,016 1,694 12,710
CGTEletrosul 11,077 1,047 12,124
Furnas 20,457 2,393 22,851
Total 64,138 7,015 71,153

                                                        (1)Partnerships consider extensions proportional to the capital invested by Eletrobras Companies in the project.



​Number of substations of Eletrobras companies
 

Company Próprias/O&M(1) In Partnership Total
Amazonas GT 6 - 6
Chesf 129 9 138
Eletrobras Holding 1 4 5
Eletronorte 64  3 67
CGTEletrosul 40 12 52
Furnas 69 29 98
Total 309 57 366

(1)Partnerships consider extensions proportional to the capital invested by Eletrobras Companies in the project.

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Main transmission lines completed

The main transmission projects completed by our companies or through partnerships in Special Purpose Entities (SPEs)

New Projects in Deployment

The main transmission projects being implemented by our companies or through partnerships in Special Purpose Entities (SPEs)

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Int​ernational interconnections

We operate four medium and large interconnections with other South American countries