The NEWGEN project: New generation of high-voltage direct current insulation materials, cables and systems for leveraging electricity system reliability and resilience by design



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7.6 M€

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Extruded HVDC cables will be a key technology in electrical power transmission.

XLPE cable

Novel extruded HVDC insulation materials and manufacturing solutions optimize the cable performance.

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Expanding the utilization of extruded HVDC cable technology requires reliable operation and monitoring.

Project objective is to develop and demonstrate

Novel HVDC cable insulation materials

Novel HVDC cable insulation materials.

New HVDC cable

New HVDC cable extrusion manufacturing solutions.

Pre-fault monitoring system

Pre-fault monitoring system for HVDC cable systems.

Power lines

Life and reliability model for HDVC cable systems.

Project concept

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Project video on YouTube

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