Open Construction Sites Day – a unique chance to visit the Nemo Link converter station

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Over a distance of 140 km and at depths up to 50 m, Elia, the Belgian high-voltage electricity transmission operator and its UK counterparty, National Grid, are working at the first electrical interconnection between Belgium and the UK: Nemo Link.

You are curious to learn more about these works and about the advantages of such an interconnection?

Come to the Nemo Link converter station in Bruges on Sunday 6th of May and discover how we convert alternating current into direct current and reverse.

The converter station is the landing point of the cables and there, the electricity is ‘prepared’ for the transportation between both countries.

A walking tour with information panels and ‘good-to-know’ stories will take you through the stories of transformers, interconnectors and subsea cables.

We hope to see you there!

Practical Details

Sunday, 6th of May, from 10AM until 5PM (CET)

  • At the Herdersbrug Converter Station
  • Follow the signs to the car/(motor)cycle parking: Korte Gotevlietstraat 9, 8000 Brugge
  • Free shuttle service to the Converter Station
  • No need to sign up in advance

 

Contact Us

Please get in touch if you would like to explore trading opportunities or discuss any matters related to Nemo Link.

Customer, Regulation & Policy Manager, Nick Pittarello +44 (0)1926 656 261
Correspondence address: Nemo Link Limited, Rue Joseph Stevens 7, 1000 BRUSSELS, Belgium

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