TITLE

North Sea power grid

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;9/12/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 17, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that proposals for a new North Sea electricity grid connecting offshore windfarms and the power networks of seven European states, including Great Britain, have been submitted to the European Commission. The report, setting out the plan for an integrated offshore grid linking the power systems of Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway and Great Britain, has been commissioned by Greenpeace International from environmental consultancy 3E.
ACCESSION #
34656130

 

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