ALEGrO: Amprion and Elia grant the construction of two converter stations to Siemens


29-11-2016

Amprion and Elia have signed yesterday with the winning contractor Siemens who will deliver the two high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) converter stations for the first electricity interconnector between Germany and Belgium, ALEGrO.

  • Contract of €273 Mio
  • Two converter stations at both ends of a 90 km underground cable with a capacity of 1000MW
  • ALEGrO creates value for society: security of power supply, renewable energy and European market integration

Read the press release