Hulhumale’, Maldives – On 3rd of March, 2019, the groundbreaking ceremony for Greater Male’ Grid Connection Phase 1 Project, was held at Hulhumale’ substation site, Mr. Hassan Mughnee, CEO of State Electric Company Limited (STELCO), attended the ceremony accompanied with the project team.
Greater Male’ Grid Connection Phase 1 Project is the 1st high voltage level cable connection project in Maldives, which is also a fundamental project for the people living in greater Male’ area, therefore it attracts great attention and concern from the government of Maldives.
Only one day after, at 13:00, 4th of March 2019, another milestones for STELCO Fifth Power Development Project has been achieved. The 336 hours reliability test for the 1st unit was successfully completed, which means the design, installation and commissioning for the units and common system had been verified. Previously, the performance tests for all the 6 units had been completed.