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  • 2 December 2014
    Storage

    National Grid Nemo Link Limited has welcomed Ofgem’s decision on regulatory regime for the proposed Nemo Link interconnector between UK and Belgium. The project is being jointly developed by UK National Grid and Elia, the Belgian transmission system operator and would be the first electricity link between the two countries. Alan Foster, European Business Development Director, […]

  • 6 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    The East West Interconnector has been short listed for the Engineering Project of the Year in the Engineering Excellence Awards 2013. The East West Interconnector was short listed by organisers Engineers Ireland with four other Irish projects for this category in the awards which are pre-eminent public recognition of achievement in engineering in Ireland. ABB […]

  • 15 October 2013

    National Grid and Denmark’s Energinet.dk have signed a cooperation agreement to begin feasibility work on an electricity interconnector between the UK and Denmark. The agreement was signed in London by Nick Winser Executive Director of National Grid and Peder Andreasen, the CEO of Energinet.dk, ahead of the meeting of the North European Energy Dialogue. It […]

  • 16 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    National Grid and Statnett confirm plans for further development of the world’s longest subsea interconnector. British energy company National Grid and Statnett, the Norwegian transmission system operator (TSO), have signed a co-operation agreement to continue work on the interconnector to link the two countries. The NSN interconnector will have a capacity of 1400 MW and […]

  • 16 May 2013
    Storage

     National Grid and Statnett confirm plans for further development of the world’s longest subsea interconnector. British energy company National Grid and Statnett, the Norwegian transmission system operator (TSO), have signed a co-operation agreement to continue work on the interconnector to link the two countries. The NSN interconnector will have a capacity of 1400 MW and […]

  • 4 December 2012

    The current gas year, commencing 1 October, has seen record UK imports through the Interconnector pipeline. The flow changed direction to UK imports in early October, and in the past 2 months has physically imported a net 8,600 GWh of gas. This comfortably exceeds the previous record for the period when a net of 6,000 […]

  • 3 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Eni completed the sale to Fluxys SA (“Fluxys”) and Snam S.p.A. (“Snam”) of its 16.41% interest in Interconnector (UK) Limited (“IUK”), 51% interest in Interconnector Zeebrugge Terminal SCRL (“IZT”) and 10% interest in Huberator SA (“Huberator”). The total consideration for the above mentioned stakes amounts to € 145 million and Eni will retain its transportation […]

  • 19 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Aberdeen-based Canyon Offshore has been awarded a contract for the provision of offshore cable trenching services on the North Sea Link Interconnector. The 1.400MW subsea HVDC system with cables linking the UK and Norway when complete will be the world’s longest submarine interconnector. The multi-million pound subcontract was awarded by Prysmian PowerLink, who are manufacturing […]

  • 2 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

        EirGrid plc, the independent electricity Transmission System Operator in Ireland, is building a new electricity link called the East-West Interconnector (EWIC) between the electricity grids of Ireland and Great Britain (GB), through its wholly owned subsidiary EirGrid Interconnector Limited (EIL). It is due for completion in 2012.The East-West Interconnector will undergo commissioning in […]

  • 26 September 2012

    Snam and Fluxys have closed the transaction to acquire E.ON’s stake in Interconnector UK, owner and operator of the subsea gas pipeline between the UK and Belgium. The acquisition is a new step forward in the joint approach of Fluxys and Snam to actively promote further integration of gas markets in Europe and facilitate cross-border […]

  • 18 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Belgium-based natural gas transmission system operator, Fluxys, has acquired Gazprom’s 10 per cent stake in Interconnector (UK), owner and operator of the subsea pipeline between the UK and Belgium.  The Interconnector is bidirectional transmission link connecting the UK to Continental European markets. The pipeline offers the UK market a tool for physical export to mainland […]

  • 10 November 2017
    Storage

    The first subsea section of the 325-kilometre-long Cobra cable interconnector between Denmark and the Netherlands has made landfall on the Danish island of Fanø, Energinet reports.

  • 22 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Storage, Technology

    Geoscience and engineering service provider Next Geosolutions has been awarded two survey contracts for the 1.4GW North Sea Link (NSL) project, the world’s longest subsea interconnector and the first electricity link between UK and Norway.

  • 27 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    The planned interconnector between Norway and the UK will fall under UK’s new regulatory framework for electricity interconnectors. This follows from the criteria the British authorities submitted for consultation 23 May. The UK regulator Ofgem announced 23 May the framework conditions for revenue regulation for international interconnectors. This is an important clarification for the realisation […]

  • 15 October 2013
    Storage

    National Grid and Denmark’s Energinet.dk have signed a cooperation agreement to begin feasibility work on an electricity interconnector between the UK and Denmark. The agreement was signed in London by Nick Winser Executive Director of National Grid and Peder Andreasen, the CEO of Energinet.dk, ahead of the meeting of the North European Energy Dialogue. It […]

  • 27 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Elia, the Belgian electricity transmission system operator, and National Grid will today sign a joint venture agreement to move ahead with the Nemo Link, the first electricity interconnector between the two countries. When completed the interconnector will provide 1000 MW of capacity. The link will run 140 kilometres between Richborough on the Kent coast and […]

  • 11 May 2020
    Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    Australian largest LNG company Woodside has awarded a supply and fabrication contract to compatriot Civmec for the Pluto-Karratha gas plant interconnector project. Under the deal, Western Australia-based Civmec will carry out the fabrication of structural steel, piping, a module and skids located within Woodside’s Pluto LNG plant. Woodside expects construction of the piping and modules […]

  • 4 February 2020
    Storage

    Nemo Link, the interconnector between UK and Belgium, is celebrating its first year of operation. On this occasion, the project partners National Grid and Elia have reported the interconnector’s “outstanding performance figures.”

  • 28 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    ADMIE, independent power transmission operator, has awarded Nexans with a new contract worth approximately €111 million to deliver an interconnector between the city of Lavrion on the Greek mainland and the island of Syros. The project of the Cyclades Islands Interconnection in Greece is aimed at ensuring the reliable, economic and sufficient supply of electricity […]

  • 28 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Technology

    The Republic of Cyprus has recently issued the final building permit for EuroAsia Interconnector between Israel, Cyprus and Greece (Crete). Specifically, the relevant permit provides the green light for the construction of the HVDC converter station in Cyprus. In March this year, EuroAsia Interconnector Limited picked Siemens as the main candidate for the job. Cyprus […]

  • 5 May 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Danish transmission system operator Energinet is seeking client representatives for the 1400 MW Viking Link interconnector project. Viking Link is a joint project of Energinet and the UK’s National Grid Viking Link Limited. The tender calls for consultants working onboard the cable-laying vessels as client representatives for the full duration of the offshore cable laying campaigns. […]

  • 3 July 2012
    Storage

    The Renewables-Grid-Initiative (RGI) welcomes the official announcement of the development of two interconnectors from Norway to the UK and from Norway to Germany by the Transmission System Operators (TSOs) National Grid, TenneT and Statnett. The interconnectors will contribute to a higher share and more stable uptake of energy from renewable sources in the regions and […]