Construction of electricity highways picks up pace

The energy transition is increasingly being viewed in European terms. This is because it must guarantee secure, cross-border generation of electricity from renewable energies. One successful example is the NordLink connection between Germany and Norway. And more will follow as the construction of electricity highways worldwide is picking up pace. Major orders await cable manufacturers.

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Meter by meter, the NordLink submarine cables are lowered into the sea. Photo: ©TenneT

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The underground cable for the NordLink route is ready for transport. Photo: ©TenneT

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The submarine cables for NordLink are laid from a ship. Photo: ©TenneT

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