Government refuses permission for UK-French interconnector

The link between Portsmouth and Normandy in France would transmit enough electricity to power five million homes in the UK

ABB solves ‘100-year old electrical puzzle’

A power and technology firm claims it has solved a “100-year old puzzle” by developing the world’s first circuit breaker for high voltage direct current (HVDC). ABB claims the breakthrough will enable a more efficient and reliable electricity supply system capable of “interrupting” energy flows equivalent to the output of a large power station within […]