Periodic indicative notice for E2DC and E4D3
Grid has issued Periodic indicative notice for the two significant HVDC
links connecting East of Scotland to the East of England. The two interconnectors
will be installed between Torness
to Hawthorne Pit (E2DC),
to Drax (E4D3).
The total value of the contract would be £1 billion.
The 2GW E2DC
is scheduled to go online in 2027. While, the 2GW E4D3
will be fully commissioned in 2029.
The projects will be jointly developed by National Grid Electricity Transmission
(NGET), Scottish Power Transmission (SPT) and Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission
Interests can be registered by contacting email@example.com.
The parties will then be invited to return a questionnaire to outline their
organisation’s capabilities. The
potential technologies of both the interconnectors will be confirmed after
the interested parties have registered their interests via questionnaire.
The estimated date of contract notice is January 2022.