Amprion and Elia have signed contracts for the delivery of the cable for ALEGrO


Amprion and Elia have signed today with the winning contractor who will deliver the cable system for the first electricity interconnector between Germany and Belgium: Silec Cable, part of the world’s largest wire and cable manufacturers General Cable.

  • €125 million contracts with Silec Cable
  • Around 100 kilometres of 320 kV bipole HVDC (High Voltage Direct Current) extruded underground cable with a capacity of 1000MW
  • ALEGrO creates value for society: security of supply, renewable energy and EU market integration

Read the press release