← All news

European transmission system operators to construct wind power hub in the North Sea

Thursday, 09 March 2017

  Interactive charts, tables and graphics removed. Subscribers see full content

Artificial Power Link island(s) will be built in the North Sea to connect over ten thousand wind turbines, and act as a base connecting the Netherlands, Denmark, Germany, Great Britain, Belgium and Norway to a common wind energy transmitting system.

TenneT in the Netherlands and Germany, and Energinet.dk in Denmark are responsible for the initiative to develop a large renewable electricity system in the North Sea. The project is currently looking for potential partners.

The motivation behind the project is to make energy transition both feasible and affordable. The island(s) will be built in a central location called the Dogger Ba...

Interested in Green Certificate pricing, insights and analytics?

Contact us to get a free trial.