GRID+ is a Coordination and Support Action created to implement and support the management, planning and networking process of the European Electricity Grids Initiative (EEGI).
The project took place in 2012-2014 for a period of 36 months, both in the EU and beyond its borders. The EEGI represents one of the European Industrial Initiatives under the Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan). Five critical issues concerning the electricity system and involving all stakeholders were addressed in this project: costs, benefits, KPIs, knowledge sharing, and financing. More information about this project is available hereRead more
EU Projects: T&D Europe is taking part in European research & development programmes as a technology and innovation provider for electricity grids in Europe.Read more
The e-Highway2050 project has developed a methodology to support the planning of the Pan-European Transmission Network, that will ensure a steadfast delivery of renewable electricity and pan-European market integration.
The project has brought about a modular development plan for possible electricity highways and present options for a comprehensive pan-European grid architecture, based on various future power system scenarios. More information about this project is availablehereas well asa videooutlining the e-Highway research projects results.Read more
The PROMOTioN project, funded by the EU’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, was launched in January 2016. The project’s objective is to analyse the positive effects of a joint offshore electricity infrastructure based on meshed HVDC (high-voltage direct current) grid technology.Read more