Baltic InteGrid met the offshore wind industry at WindEurope Conference 2017 in Amsterdam
Baltic InteGrid met the offshore wind industry during a side event at the WindEurope Conference and Exhibition 2017 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The Danish Technical University together with Rostock Business organized a first Thematic Working Group Seminar on “Technology & Grid” and “Market & Supply”. The side event „Baltic Sea Offshore Wind Energy Grid Development 2035“ took place on Wednesday 29 November 2017 from 13:30 to 16:30.
The experts from Technical University of Denmark, Deutsche WindGuard GmbH, the Institute for Climate Change, Energy and Mobility (IKEM), Lund University, BVG Associates Ltd and Kraken Robotics gave valuable industry insights with their initial presentations. The following discussions emphasized on the energy potential of the Baltic Sea, the market supply for subsea cables and demand estimations for other grid components like HVDC converters. Overall, the participants, among others, representatives from 50hertz, TenneT and NKT Cables, showed great interest in the idea of a meshed offshore grid in the Baltic Sea and the progression of the Baltic InteGrid project.
Please find more details of the event below.