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


29-09-2016

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