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« on: October 15, 2020, 10:51:25 AM »

IFA-2 is being tested prior to commissioning:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hampshire-54539671
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« Reply #1 on: October 15, 2020, 12:07:16 PM »

Ha, beaten to it, was going to post as well!

https://www.nationalgrid.com/ifa2-interconnector/connecting-britain-to-clean-energy?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=IFA2&utm_content=1

Gridwatch etc will need updating!
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« Reply #2 on: October 15, 2020, 01:46:05 PM »

https://www.portsmouth.co.uk/news/people/ifa2-project-sending-power-between-fareham-and-france-gears-go-live-next-month-3003580

The local newspaper is reporting that it will be ready for commercial power transfer in November - so only a couple of weeks of testing.

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« Reply #3 on: October 15, 2020, 02:23:06 PM »

I hope EDF can get some of their French units back on line as quite a few been not availible for long while, otherwise the link will be exporting to France this winter.
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« Reply #4 on: October 15, 2020, 03:49:21 PM »

At 149 miles long! We must be further from France than I thought tumble
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« Reply #5 on: October 15, 2020, 06:22:09 PM »

At 149 miles long! We must be further from France than I thought tumble

Its the D-day route.
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