Elia pulls 380-kV high-voltage cables under the Boudewijnkanaal
Elia is currently busy laying 380-kV high-voltage cables in a tunnel under
the Boudewijnkanaal in Zeebrugge. The underground 380-kV cable, a first
for Belgium, stretches 10 kilometres and partly runs through a tunnel under
It is part of the Stevin project, which aims to bring
wind power generated by offshore wind farms to the mainland, strengthen
the region's supply and make it possible to exchange energy with the UK
via the subsea Nemo cable.