No. 224. Europe's Electricity Supply Security: Strengthening the Chain Cover Image

No. 224. Europe's Electricity Supply Security: Strengthening the Chain
No. 224. Europe's Electricity Supply Security: Strengthening the Chain

Author(s): Michele Benini
Subject(s): Energy and Environmental Studies, Environmental and Energy policy, EU-Accession / EU-DEvelopment
Published by: CEPS Centre for European Policy Studies
Keywords: Europe's electricity supply security; electricity transmission; SECURE project; energy efficiency;
Summary/Abstract: Efficient development of electricity transmission infrastructure is crucial to achieving EU targets for a secure, competitive and sustainable electricity supply. However, many uncertainties, such as future load demand, generation supply, electricity prices and increasing time requirements for the realisation of transmission infrastructures in member states, increase the risk that these targets will not be reached.

  • Page Count: 6
  • Publication Year: 2010
  • Language: English