Grid looks for more cross-Channel links

Wood, Janet
September 2008
Utility Week;9/12/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 17, p22
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The article reports that National Grid has announced plans to add two or more interconnections between the British grid and its continental neighbours. Great Britain currently has just one interconnector, enabling power to be transferred to or from France. National Grid, together with grid operators RTE of France and Elia of Belgium, is consulting on plans to add new links, including a 1,300MW connection with Belgium, an additional link to France, and any other proposals that may come forward.


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