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LitPol power link to be employed for electricity trade with Sweden

The LitPol Link electricity interconnection between Poland and Lithuania will be ready to be used for electricity trade between Sweden and Lithuania starting from July 2017.

read more... 19/04/2017


ABB and Prysmiam win IFA2 Interconnection Contracts

National Grid UK and France’s Réseau de Transport d’Electricité (RTE) have awarded contracts with a combined value of around EUR 620 million for the supply of cables and converter stations for the IFA2 interconnector, to Swiss-based player ABB and cable specialist Prysmian Group.

read more... 11/04/2017


Winter TRIAD Dates 2016/2017 Confirmed [Infographic]

National Grid has confirmed the three winter evening peak periods upon which it bases annual charges for use of the transmission system.

read more... 31/03/2017


What are DUoS Charges and How They Affect Your Business

DUoS (Distribution Use of System) charges are levied by the UK’s regional DNO (Distribution Network Operator) and have a massive impact on how much a company spends on electricity. These 3rd party costs support the maintenance, development, and operation of the UK’s electricity distribution networks.

read more... 29/03/2017


TenneT unveils tender for two offshore wind connections in Netherlands

TenneT - leading European electricity transmission system operator (TSO), with activities in the Netherlands and in Germany is looking for potential bidders for offshore wind connections at two zones off the Netherlands. The offshore network is going to have substations connected by 66kV wiring, with the wind farms also delivering power at 66kV.

read more... 28/03/2017