Following the recent Commission communication on achieving the interconnection targets by 2020 / 2030, the overarching legislative framework is now in place in Europe to create a pan European electricity networks. Its implementation via the PCI projects will now be at the core of attention both within the Commission and at Member State level. Europacable believes that the concept of partial undergrounding will serve as a tool to reduce deployment times. As projects are being rolled out, Member States also set out to create the regulatory and legislative framework to allow for underground cables complementing overhead lines in sensitive areas.
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