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  • 6 April 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Réseau de Transport d’Electricité (RTE) has issued a tender for a nearshore geophysical, UXO and geotechnical campaign at the landfall of the Celtic Interconnector. The scope includes integrated nearshore surveys to be performed at the French landfall of the Celtic Interconnector mainly in water depth ranging between 0 and approximately 30m LAT. The geophysical investigation […]

  • 29 May 2019
    Storage

    Taoiseach (Irish Prime Minister) Leo Varadkar and President of France Emmanuel Macron have submitted a joint request to the European Commission seeking financial support for the Celtic Interconnector electricity link between Ireland and France. The Taoiseach and President Macron have co-signed a letter before the European Council meeting in Brussels, requesting Jean-Claude Juncker’s support for […]

  • 29 May 2019
    Storage

    Taoiseach (Irish Prime Minister) Leo Varadkar and President of France Emmanuel Macron have submitted a joint request to the European Commission seeking financial support for the Celtic Interconnector electricity link between Ireland and France. The Taoiseach and President Macron have co-signed a letter before the European Council meeting in Brussels, requesting Jean-Claude Juncker’s support for […]

  • 28 June 2017
    Research & Development

    A project to build an interconnector linking the French and Irish electricity systems, the Celtic interconnector, will be awarded a €4 million grant from the European Commission on Wednesday. The Celtic interconnector will make it possible for energy to be traded more freely between EU countries, enhancing Ireland’s security of energy supply and allowing the integration of […]

  • 29 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Irish Prime Minister, Leo Varadkar and President of France Emmanuel Macron have submitted a joint request to the European Commission seeking financial support for the Celtic Interconnector electricity link between Ireland and France. Varadkar and Macron co-signed a letter today before the European Council meeting in Brussels, requesting Jean-Claude Juncker’s support for the grant application. […]

  • 21 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ireland’s state-owned company that manages and operates the transmission grid in the country EirGrid and its French counterpart Réseau de Transport d’Électricité (RTE) have launched the next stage of the Celtic Interconnector project in the presence of French and Irish top officials.

  • 4 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Two Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) grants were signed to support the construction of the Celtic Interconnector between Ireland and France, and studies for the development of the Harmony Link Interconnector between Lithuania and Poland. For the Celtic Interconnection, €530 million were awarded, to develop this new electrical link between France and Ireland by 2026, with […]

  • 7 October 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    European Commission has invested €530 million in the Celtic Interconnector, a link between Ireland and the Europe’s energy grid. An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar and Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard Bruton have confirmed the investment on Wednesday. The €1 billion Celtic Interconnector will connect Ireland’s electricity network to France via an underwater connection. […]

  • 28 June 2017
    Storage

    A project to build an interconnector linking for the first time the French and Irish electricity systems will today be awarded a EUR 4 million grant from the European Commission.

  • 21 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The French President and An Taoiseach Enda Kenny have launched the next stage of the Celtic Interconnector, a proposed €1 billion subsea electricity cable linking Ireland and France. The capacity of the Celtic Interconnector is estimated at approximately 700 megawatts (MW), enough to power 450,000 households, and is being studied by EirGrid and its French counterpart Réseau […]

  • 9 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Wood is providing EirGrid Group, Ireland’s state-owned transmission system operator and France’s counterpart Réseau de Transport d’Electricité (RTE), with subsea engineering services to the Celtic Interconnector project. The new contract, supported by Wood’s Galway, Paris and London offices, includes marine engineering studies to inform the design of a subsea power cable system, and technical project […]

  • 28 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    European Commission (EC) is set to award €4 million for a project to build an electricity link between France and Ireland.

  • 14 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (January 08 – January 14). Kreuz Subsea Lands Historic Deal with L&T Oceaneering’s Umbilicals for Statoil’s Johan Castberg Ocean Infinity: Malaysia Greenlights New MH370 Search Wood Wins Subsea Contract for Celtic Interconnector Repsol Files Rev Pipeline and Umbilical […]

  • 4 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Osiris Projects are close to completion of the field work of a large scale cable route survey of the proposed 700+MW HVDC Celtic Interconnector Project between the south coast of Ireland and the northwest coast of France. Jointly awarded by EirGrid and RTE, the 2014 programme has included a geophysical survey of the route, with […]

  • 21 July 2016
    Storage

    In the presence of the French President Francois Hollande and An Taoiseach (Irish Prime Minister) Enda Kenny, EirGrid and RTE today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to move to the next phase of development of the Celtic Interconnector Project. Following the completion of feasibility studies over the past five years, EirGrid and RTE today agreed to progress […]

  • 6 March 2017

    By Alissa de Carbonnel, Karolin Schaps and Susanna Twidale BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) – Two big Irish energy projects designed to reduce dependence on Britain are set to benefit from EU funding as the bloc steps up efforts to support the country with the most to lose when its bigger neighbour quits the European Union. Brexit has […]

  • 15 June 2018
    Authorities & Government

    Ireland is exploring the possibility of a major interconnector to feed its targeted 50GW of ocean energy, planned to be achieved by 2050, directly into the European grid, according to Denis Naughten, the country’s Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment. 

  • 4 November 2014
    Storage

    Osiris Projects is close to completion of the field work of a large scale cable route survey of the proposed 700+MW HVDC Celtic Interconnector Project between the south coast of Ireland and the northwest coast of France. Jointly awarded by EirGrid and RTE, the 2014 programme has included a geophysical survey of the route, with geotechnical […]

  • 25 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Celtic Sea Offshore Floating Wind Cluster is holding a Floating Wind in the Celtic Sea: Future Supply Chain Opportunities event in Milford Haven, Wales, on 30 January. The event is sponsored by the ORE Catapult and Welsh Government and supported by Marine Energy Wales and Marine Hub Cornwall. Over 100GW of floating wind capacity […]

  • 25 March 2013
    Business & Finance

     Fastnet, an exploration and production company focused on near term exploration acreage in the Celtic Sea and Morocco, announced that it opened the data room for its Celtic Sea assets on 22 March 2013 and that a range of super majors, mid-caps and small-caps are conducting initial due diligence. Grant of options The Company also […]

  • 10 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Fugro has completed a seabed survey for the Viking Link, one of the longest DC electricity interconnectors that will link the UK and Danish electricity supplies. The Viking Link, a joint venture between the UK’s National Grid and Denmark’s Energinet, is a proposed 1,400-megawatt high voltage direct current electricity link, which passes under the North […]

  • 25 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Further to the announcement of 19 March 2013, Fastnet, the listed E&P company focused on near term exploration acreage in the Celtic Sea and Morocco, announces that it opened the data room for its Celtic Sea assets on 22 March 2013 and that a range of super majors, mid-caps and small-caps are conducting initial due […]