Sterlite Brazil Participações S.A. (“Sterlite Brazil”), a subsidiary of Indian company Sterlite Power Transmission Limited (the “Company”), a company that develops transmission projects, completed the Vineyards project in Rio Grande do Sul. The third and last stretch oftransmission line has 49km between the substations of Bagé2 and Candiota2, at 230 KV. With completion of this final stage, Vineyards project will reinforce the flow of energy in the region, ensuring greater robustness and flexibility to the system.
The Vineyards project includes the construction of 114 km of transmission lines, implementation of two new 496 MVA substations, and the expansion of four substations in the regions of Garibaldi, Bento Gonçalves, Lajeado, and Bagé. With the project in operation, it will benefit 18 cities in the region.