Up to 5,000 MW
INCREASE EXCHANGE CAPACITY
LENGTH OF THE INTERCONNECTION
TWO PER LINK
2 x 1,000 MW
The electricity interconnection between Gatika (Spain) and Cubnezais (France) will be the first fundamentally submarine interconnection between Spain and France.
This project will increase the exchange capacity from 2,800 to 5,000 MW, increasing the safety, stability and quality of electricity supply between the two countries and also with the rest of Europe.
Inelfe organised a meeting with HVDC cable, converter station, submarine cable and drilling suppliers in Brussels. Held between 16 and 20 April, its goal was to explain the scope of the interconnection project between Spain and France via the Bay of Biscay and to exchange information on the best way to implement the project (technology, materials, implementation procedures, etc.).Learn more