Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Business, Banking, Investment, Insurance(Banking & Investments)
Filter PR by
  

Hitachi Energy to secure power exchange between Sardinia and Corsica and mainland Italy

 
Hitachi Energy to secure power exchange between Sardinia and Corsica and mainland Italy
  • HVDC technology will transmit renewable power underwater, connecting the Mediterranean islands with Italy’s mainland
  • Multi-terminal HVDC of strategic importance for Europe will make the electricity system even more efficient, reliable, and sustainable

Dubai, UAE, June 03, 2024 – Hitachi Energy has been selected by Terna, the Italian Transmission System Operator, and EDF, the integrated French energy company, to provide high-voltage direct current (HVDC) technology to increase the supply and improve the flow of electricity over the connection between Italy’s mainland grid and the islands of Corsica and Sardinia.

The interconnection, named Sa.Co.I.3 (a contraction of Sardinia – Corsica – Italy) will replace in full the existing equipment with advanced HVDC technology and increase the power to 400-megawatt (MW) over a bipolar, multi-terminal scheme. The new connection will make the electricity system more efficient, reliable, and sustainable for the large mediterranean islands and Tuscany.

Sa.Co.I.3 is part of the EU list of Projects of Common Interest (PCI) being of strategic importance for Europe and its islands.

“We are excited to have been selected by EDF and Terna to develop the Sa.Co.I.3 project and help to secure the power for the people living on these islands,” said Niklas Persson, Managing Director of Hitachi Energy’s Grid Integration business. “This order continues our increased focus on HVDC technology while collaborating with the best civil contractors to provide our customers with the ideal solution.”

Hitachi Energy will provide its HVDC Light® solution, based on VSC (voltage source converter) technology, which converts alternating current (AC) to direct current (DC) for efficient, long-distance, underwater transmission and DC to AC where the electricity is returned to the grid.

Hitachi Energy is collaborating with Pellegrini and Razel-Bec to provide the civil and installation scope of the project. The collaboration will leverage the core competencies of Hitachi Energy and the two companies to deliver an industry-leading solution for the project.

Multi-terminal HVDC systems, links with more than two converter stations, are in high demand as a key enabler to support the energy transition. Hitachi Energy is a world leader in the implementation of these advanced systems and is expected to play a significant role in the energy transition worldwide, especially in Europe as the continent evolves toward large DC grids.


Posted by : DubaiPRNetwork.com Editorial Team
Viewed 7109 times
PR Category : Banking & Investments
Posted on : Monday, June 3, 2024  1:19:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Malabar Gold & Diamonds Redefines Jewellery Shopping with a ...
Next Story : NWTN Joins UAE Business Delegation to China
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
LG named the official partner of the Esports world cup 2024 in Saudi Arabia [22201-Views]
Captivating Circus Shows Mesmerize Visitors at Mercato during Dubai Summer Surprises! [9910-Views]
Zayed National Museum recreates Magan Boat in partnership with Zayed University and New Yo... [8692-Views]
Giorgio Armani Eyewear collaborates with renowned Calligrapher Diaa Allam [7560-Views]
LG acquires Athom to advance AI-Enabled intelligent Space Business [7269-Views]
UAE and Japan discuss the latest developments in the comprehensive strategic partnership a... [7236-Views]
Al Ain Summer Sports Begins with Exciting New Sports and Kids Summer Camp at ADNEC Centre ... [6355-Views]
RTA delivers Traffic Safety Awareness Messages to 350,000 Students,holds events attracting... [6281-Views]
Union Coop Announces Exciting Promotions for July 2024 [6117-Views]
The Authority of Social Contribution – Ma'an Signs MoU With Emirates Cancer Society To Pro... [6060-Views]
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library Hosts Poetry Evening on 11 July [5945-Views]
Arabian Horse Racing Meets French Expertise at the Sheikh Mansoor Festival's 16th Edition [5941-Views]
Pogačar retains yellow after 2nd place in time trial [5859-Views]
Dubai Customs and Dubai Chambers Discuss Joint Cooperation and Support for Dubai Economic ... [5851-Views]
Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates hosts Jumeirah College Enterprise Week 2024 [5773-Views]
PG Real Estate Unveils Bold AED 1 Billion Investment Plan [5744-Views]
IATA and ASF to Develop Standard Cabin Waste Composition Audit Program and Drive Circulari... [5683-Views]
Citymax Al Barsha at the Mall Welcomes High So [5346-Views]
Tawam Hospital Performs Life-Saving Surgery on 15-Year-Old Emirati Boy After Serious Car A... [5334-Views]
UAE to host Asia-Pacific Accreditation Cooperation annual meetings for first time [4998-Views]
Dubai Health Authority Launches Summer Training Programme for Students [4932-Views]
South Indian Cinema Titans, Prominent Indian Film Producers K. S. Rama Rao, D. Suresh Babu... [4879-Views]
Indian Delights Celebrates First Anniversary: A Year Of Exceptional Flavors & Memorable Di... [4854-Views]
Dubai Road Naming Committee promotes community participation by launching ‘Roads Naming Su... [4826-Views]
Ellie Norman to Join Formula E As chief marketing Officer, replacing Henry Chilcott who de... [4744-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin DubaiPRNetwork.com on Instagram
Back to Section Home

Related Stories

 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories