Crystal Series Capacitor Substation
Crystal Series Capacitor
|Client||Desertlink, LLC (LS Power)|
|Completion Date||Jan. 2020|
|Location||North Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Completed by||Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc.|
As part of the 60-mile 500kV Harry Allen to Eldorado transmission project, Sturgeon Electric also constructed the utility side of a 500kV Series Capacitor yard.
The Crystal Series Capacitor project was built in an existing NVE 500/345/230kV substation in North Las Vegas. It included all site work, the procurement and installation of nine 500kV switches, 8-6” RGS bus, structural steel, above & below grade conduit, above & below grade grounding, station service infrastructure, prefabricated control building, protection/control panels, battery systems, cable, testing & commissioning.