KEPCO, which is the first energy company in Asia to have succeeded in commercial operation of 765kv, runs 765kv Exhibition Hall to help the general public’s understanding on 765kv transmission and substation.
Visit order and time
- 765Kv Exhibition Tour
- General Information Desk
- Image Transmission Tower
- Electric Power Flow
- Status of Korea Electric Power Systems
- Status of World’s Large-Capacity Electric Power Systems
- Outline of 765kV transmission and Substation Project
- 765kV Transmission Facilities
- 765kV Substation Facilities
- Other 765kV Facilities and Operation
- Environment-Friendliness of 765kV Project
- Electric Power Facilities and EMF
- Electricity Q&A
- Information Search Coner
- Miniature of 765kV Substation
01. General Information Desk
General guidance to the exhibitions and convenience facilities is provided so that viewers may use the Exhibition Hall easily and comfortably. Also guidance boards and information publication on the 765kV Transmission and Substation Project are displayed.
02. Image Transmission Tower
When entering the Exhibition Hall, you can meet the "Image Transmission Tower', a sculpture symbolizing the Exhibition Hall that expresses the state-of-the-art new technologies, environment-friendliness, and future-oriented image of the 765kV Transmission and Substation Project and implicitly conveying the overall exhibition theme.
03. Electric Power Flow
The flow chart shows a systemic flow of electricity from a power plant to consumers, and provides concept and basic information on hydro, thermal, nuclear power generation, power transmission, transformation and distribution lines, and substations to understand the 765kV transmission and substation project.
04. Status of Korea Electric Power Systems
It gives information on capacity of each facility, current status of power supply, as well as future plans and outlook for a further understanding of power supply and the need of large-scale power transmission facilities.
05. Status of World’s Large-Capacity Electric Power Systems
A glimpse into large-capacity electric power systems and their benefits in advanced countries like the US and Japan allow us to recognize and understand the need for such a large-capacity system in Korea.
06. Outline of 765kV transmission and Substation Project
The 765kV transmission and substation project gives an overview of the project’s background, benefits and ongoing projects led by KEPCO.
07. 765kV Transmission Facilities
The various aspects of 765kV transmission facilities employing state-of-the-art technologies from design to construction are exhibited for hands-on experience by visitors
08. 765kV Substation Facilities
Transformer, one of the major equipment in substation facilities, features of GIS and functions provided by 765kV substation facilities are exhibited in the 20:1 small-scaled model, graphic panel and magic vision system.
09. Other 765kV Facilities and Operation
You can learn about the monitoring and control system that guarantees high level of reliability to 765kV substations, the key large-capacity electric power system, ensures efficient monitoring and control of facilities in metropolitan cities, analyzes performance of facilities and enhances control efficiency, and, in addition, the preventive diagnosis system aimed at preventing unplanned blackout by checking abnormal symptoms.
10. Environment-Friendliness of 765kV Project
The environmental-friendliness of the 765kV project is everywhere like the latest technologies and construction methods applied to the transmission facilities.
11. Electric Power Facilities and EMF
The difference between electromagnetic waves and electric and magnetic field (EMF), EMF measurement in electronic appliances and electric power facilities, international standards on EMF and research results on EMF’s impact are described here
12. Electricity Q&A
Basics about electricity and common sense about electrical safety in quiz type offers characteristics of electricity and safe ways of using it.
13. Information Search Corner
Exhibition hall in the information search corner provide virtually every answer to your questions and access to a wide range of information
14. Miniature of 765kV Substation
Mock simulator facilities of the substation show operation technologies deployed by operators in the substation.
Visit order and time
- Indoor showrooms order
- Education Hall
- Facilities Exhibition Hall
- Outdoor Exhibition Area(steel tower models)
- Current facilities
- Outdoor exhibition Drawings images
01. Education Hall (15minutes)
An explanation of the general current status is provided and DVD video is shown on the screen at the Auditorium for each group of visitors. The total area of the Education Hall is 351.23m2 (106.25 pyeong) and the number of seats in the Auditorium is 120. And the hall is often open to the public as a place for seminars or conferences.
02. Exhibition Hall (30 minutes)
After watching DVD, visitors move to the Exhibition Hall and view a variety of displayed information and materials.
03. Outdoor Exhibition and Facilities (40 minutes)
There are 765kV, 345kV, 154kV and 66kV insulators displayed at the Outdoor Exhibition behind the Exhibition Hall so that visitors can measure the sizes of 765kV transmission and substation facilities. There is also a rest space equipped with benches. Then, visitors proceed to look at real equipment and facilities.