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TenneT to tender 5 new offshore connections in Germany and the Netherlands

Grid operator TenneT announced tenders for at least five 2 GW offshore grid connections. This concerns at least 2 projects in the IJmuiden Ver offshore wind zone and 3 projects in the BalWin wind zone in Germany. With these five innovative grid connection projects and the other projects already in development, TenneT will increase its…

COBRAcable back in operation

The COBRAcable, which connects the Dutch and Danish electricity networks, is back in operation again after a failure in the cable since the end of September 2020. The interconnector is designed in such a way as to enable the connection of an offshore wind farm at a later stage. The COBRAcable is a 325 km…

COBRAcable officially inaugurated

Earlier this week, on Monday November 4, COBRAcable, the 700 MW interconnector between the Netherlands and Denmark, was inaugurated. The event took place in two locations at the same time, in Eemshaven and the Danish city Endrup. TenneT CEO Manon van Beek and Thomas Egebo, CEO of Danish grid operator Energinet, officially launched the interconnector…