In the first phase, three such substations will come up in the 7x sectors (74 to 78).

And adjacent areas, and will benefit nearly 1.2 lakh people.

The third substation, which is being planned in Sector 121,

will cater to the high-rises of Sectors 121, 120, 122, 119, and 118, among others.

The Noida Authority plans to build 8 new substations of a 33/11 KV (kilovolt) capacity in 2024.

The peak summer demand in the city has increased from 1,600 MW to nearly 2,000 MW.

Noida has over 80 substations, the majority of them with lower capacity.

Land for the substations has been allocated in sectors 76, 78, and 121.