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Submarine Cable to Connect 10.5 GW Wind-Solar Complex in Morocco to the UK Grid

The huge complex would be connected to the UK power network in Alverdiscott, Devon and Pembroke, Wales, via a 3,800 km high voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission line. April 22, 2021 UK-based Xlinks is planning to build 10.5 GW of solar and wind in Morocco and sell the power generated......
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New P-Laser 600 kV HVDC- Fully Recyclable and the Most Powerful Cable Solution

Prysmian Group is ready to launch environment-friendly and very powerful cable solution, P-Laser 600 kV HVDC system which will give cost reductions of up to 30 percent per transmitted MW. September 29, 2016 Prysmian Group is all set to launch a new breakthrough cable technology for the development of power......

ABB wins USD 800 million order for subsea power link

September 9, 2014 ABB has won an order worth over USD 800 million from Scottish Hydro Electric (SHE) Transmission plc to provide the Caithness-Moray high-voltage direct current (HVDC) power transmission link, which will connect the electricity grid on either side of the Moray Firth in northern Scotland. This follows a......

Southern grid to be integrated with national grid by January 2014

September 14, 2012 According to media reports, the government said the southern power transmission grid will be connected with the national grid by January, 2014. This will happen once the entire southern grid is also connected and will have one frequency across India. Power Grid Corporation (PGCIL) is constructing a......

Indian Transmission Lines reaches 268,693 ckm

The all India capacity of the transmission lines including High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) at the end of XI Plan is 2,68,693 ckm. The voltage-wise details are given below:- Capacity of Transmission Lines (In ckm) As on 31.3.2012 Transmission lines are planned and implemented as a part of the evacuation......

Prysmian starts up new submarine power cables plant in Finland with an investment of €40 million

June 6, 2012 Prysmian Group inaugurated its new submarine cable plant in Finland, having invested approximately €40 million to increase its production capacity at the Pikkala facility, already one of the Group’s centres of excellence for high voltage cable production. In particular, the Pikkala plant has started up production of......

Power Grid to spend Rs 6,000 crore on Southern region expansion

June 30, 2012 The Power Grid Corporation of India Limited has earmarked Rs 6,000 crore for expansion plans in Southern region. The southern region is one of the nine regions of power grid, spreading across the states of Andhra Pradesh and parts of Orissa, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. According......