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Oman Electricity Transmission Company



Oman Electricity Transmission Company SAOG (OETC), has a vital role in the Oman Electricity Sector, as it owns and operates the main electricity transmission network through which electricity is transmitted from the generating stations to the distribution load centres in all governorates of Sultanate of Oman. The main electricity transmission network operates at high voltages of 132kV and 220kV with new transmission assets at 400kV under construction. OETC also has the responsibility of balancing generation and demand at all times of the day as part of its responsibility for the economic dispatch of power in the Sultanate .Oman Electricity Transmission Company SAOG, was formed in May 2005 vide a license, given by the Authority for Electricity Regulation ? Oman whereby, the company is authorized to carry out the following activities: To Transmit electricity and to finance, develop, own and/or operate and maintain its Transmission System; To develop and operate a system of central Dispatch of relevant Production Facilities which are Connected to its Transmission System or to a System which is Connected to its Transmission System. To the extent permitted by the Sector Law and this Licence, to design, own, operate and maintain International Interconnections; To acquire certain assets of the Rural Areas Electricity Company SAOC in accordance with Article (88) of the Sector Law and this Licence; and To carry out any other function assigned to it by the Sector Law

Sector: Oil & Energy

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