The construction of the Marneuli-500 Substation, equipped with modern technology, is completed to improve significantly the provision of power supply to Tbilisi and Kvemo Kartli. This project is implemented by the Georgian State Electro System under the Transmission Grid Strengthening Project financed by the Asian Development Fund (ADB).
The value of the Marneuli-500 construction project is 20 million USD. The completion of this new substation was assessed by the Head of Government as yet another step to Georgia’s energy independence.
The construction of Marneuli-500 is implemented by Turkish BEST/BETAS. By building the Marneuli-500 Substation, the Georgian State Electro System has completed the 50-million Transmission Grid Strengthening Project financed by ADB.