ElecLink

Established in 2011, ElecLink is building and will soon operate a high voltage interconnector to link the electricity market of the United Kingdom and France via the Channel Tunnel.  

A subsidiary of Getlink group, ElecLink will increase the existing interconnection capacity between the two countries by 50% or 1,000MW thereby enhancing security of electricity supply for both businesses and domestic consumers.

ElecLink

Established in 2011, ElecLink designs, builds and will soon operate a high voltage interconnector, to link the electricity market of the United Kingdom and France via the Channel Tunnel.  

A subsidiary of Getlink group, ElecLink will increase the existing interconnection capacity between the two countries by 50% or 1,000MW thereby enhancing security of electricity supply for both businesses and domestic consumers.

ElecLink has been awarded the status of « European Project of Common Interest » by the European Commission and is targeting operational service in 2020.

ElecLink is a unique, rewarding, innovative and environmentally friendly infrastructure, that has ambitious goals and challenges for the coming years. We are a young, dynamic, and talented organisation that is immensely proud of our company and story so far.

If you are a passionate and committed individual with the skillset we desire, come and be part of our journey as we get ready for go-live and beyond.

ElecLink has been awarded the status of «European Project of Common Interest» by the European Commission and is targeting operational service in 2020.

Discover the Project

 

With a capacity of 1,000 MW in either direction –

equivalent to the electricity consumption of 1,650,000 households –

this installation will carry electric current through the Channel Tunnel

by a direct current (HVDC) link with a length of 51 km.

 

ElecLink is an exciting and rewarding place to work, with the opportunity to work on diverse projects alongside a great team of people who are extremely passionate about what they do. There is a definite sense of team work and team spirit at ElecLink, with each member contributing to the company’s common goals and supporting each other to achieve these goals.

Clare, Commercial Lawyer

 

 

Since joining ElecLink two years ago I have had the chance to develop new skills from day one. The supportive management team empowers me to learn day by day, pushing me out of my comfort zone to take the lead on important projects which will contribute to the success of the company and my own success too.

Andy, Senior Commercial & Regulatory Advisor