Amendments to the articles of incorporation of Swissgrid
During the extraordinary board meeting of Swissgrid Ltd on 28 November 2016, the Board of Directors implemented the share capital increase due to the valuation adjustments of assets that were acquired on 4 January 2016.
380-kV line from Beznau to Birr: Partial underground cabling «Gäbihübel» can be realised
The planning approval decision of the Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE) on 19 July 2016 for the grid construction project Beznau – Birr has come into force, as no complaints have been received opposing it.
Following approval by the Swiss Federal Inspectorate for Heavy Current Installations (Eidgenössische Starkstrominspektorat, ESTI) of the plans for the upgrade of the line Pradella-La Punt, the Federal Administrative Court has confirmed that no objections to the order have been have received.
Chamoson – Chippis: the lifting of the suspensive effect to construction of the Chandoline connection has been approved
On 12 May 2016, following a request from Swissgrid, the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (FAC) lifted the suspensive effect applying to construction of the connection of the Chandoline substation to the 220 kV overhead line between Chamoson and Chippis.