Europagrid is a leading specialist developer of merchants high voltage power interconnectors. At present 6 projects at in progression to interconnect energy markets within the EU and adjoining territories.

All projects start with the planning phase:

  • Identification of commercial and economic need

  • Application studies

  • Initial design and scoping

EuropaGrid is responsible for planning and directing implementation of projects which meet economic and technical viability criteria. For international interconnectors, profitability and the contribution to security of supply are of prime importance.

Licensing Process

Interconnectors between EU countries require a licence for facilitation of power exchange between markets. Europagrid holds licences from Ofgem UK and other national regulators.


Project construction is via turnkey EPC contract only with contractors which have a well proven track record of on-time delivery and technical performance in excess of 98% of specification.

Channel Cable Development Status

Feasibility Study 100%
Initial Market Test 100%
Technical Solution 100%
Preliminary Development 100%
Project Development Phase 1 89%
Project Development Phase 2 18%
Construction 0%