Carbon Trust launch race for next generation of offshore wind cables

The Carbon Trust, as part of its Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA), has launched a new competition to fast track the development of new 66kV cables to be used by the offshore wind industry.  The goal is to ensure that new 66kV cables are developed in time to be used on Round 3 projects in the UK.  Moving from 33kV to 66KV brings a number of benefits including the need for fewer substations, reduce system losses and cutting overall cable requirements.

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