PROMOTioN SEEKS TO DEVELOP MESHED HVDC OFFSHORE GRIDS ON THE BASIS OF COST-EFFECTIVE AND RELIABLE TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION
„There is great potential in the Northern Seas to deliver significant quantities of clean energy” Marie Donnelly (DG Energy - European Commission)
„Combining new HVDC technologies within present systems is instrumental in bringing large scale renewables into the grid” Elisabeth Harstad (CEO DNV GL – Energy)
„An offshore grid in the North Sea could become a flagship project for regional cooperation” Marie Donnelly (DG Energy - European Commission)
North Sea Energy Forum Meeting in Brussels on March 23rd 2017
The first meeting of the forum, organised by the European Commission, brought together representatives from the public, private and non-governmental sectors in the ten countries in the North Seas region as well as from the European Commission.
Deliverable 1.4: Report with reference scenario and related offshore meshed HVDC grid topology
The newly released deliverable 1.4 of Work Package 1 has the purpose to provide relevant scenarios for potential installed wind capacities in the Northern Seas and load/generation of surrounding countries based on available information.