Construction of EuroAsia Interconnector to commence late 2018, early 2019

April 3, 2018 at 9:35am
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Greece, Cyprus and Israel are set to begin building an electricity interconnector with initial transmission capacity of 1,000 MW, in late 2018 or early 2019, a project that would end Cyprus’ energy isolation, according to experts.

The project known as EuroAsia Interconnector is a European Union Project of Common Interest, that will connect the national grids of Israel, Cyprus and Crete-Attica in Greece. The construction of the first stage with an estimated budget of 3.