Tag: energy regulator

Orkney Power Transmission Project, UK

The proposed 200 MW Orkney connection project aims to provide a new transmission connection between Orkney and mainland Scotland, and associated onshore infrastructure required to support renewable energy projects.

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UK’s Ofgem ‘unable to approve’ 600 MW link to Scottish mainland

The British energy regulator, Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem), has been “unable to approve” the two transmission links—Shetland Link (between Shetland and the Scottish mainland) and the Western Isles Link (between Western Isles and the mainland)—proposed by Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN).

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British Ofgem announces TCP as preferred bidder for 400 MW Rampion link

The UK’s energy regulator, Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem), has selected Transmission Capital Partners (TCP) — a consortium of Transmission Capital Partners Limited Partnership (TCP LP) and International Public Partnerships Limited (INPP) — as the preferred bidder to own and operate a high voltage (HV) transmission link to the 400 MW Rampion offshore wind farm for the next 20 years.

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SSE calls for GBP2.2 billion to gear up Scottish network for renewables

SHE Transmission (SHET), the owner of the electricity transmission network for the north of Scotland and part of Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN), has unveiled plans to make investments of GBP2.2 billion over the five-year RIIO 2 (Revenue=Incentives+Innovation+Outputs) price control period.

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Ofgem approves funding to remove OHLTs in Scotland

The British energy regulator Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) has approved the funding to remove an additional 46 transmission towers, covering a combined distance of 12 km of overhead transmission lines (OHTL) from the Cairngorms National Park in Scotland.

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