16 September 2020
ALEGrO: last junction completed
The Walloon Ministers for Energy, Philippe Henry, and Spatial Planning, Willy Borsus, attended the completion of work on the ALEGrO project this Wednesday at the Lixhe converter station in Liège Province.
- The first electricity interconnector between Belgium and Germany has now been built and testing is set to begin soon.
- Commercial operation will start by the end of the year.
- The interconnector will enhance both countries' security of supply and help to further the integration of renewable energy sources.