Headline: Superconducting Electric Lines

In order to accommodate future demand, existing electricity grids must be modernised and expanded, adding new short- and long distance links. Standard transmission technologies are reaching their limits, and superconducting power lines might represent a promising option.

Publication Year
2015
Publication Type
IASS Fact Sheets
Citation

Chervyakov, A., Ferrari, M., Marian, A., Stückrad, S., & Thomas, H. (2015). Superconducting Electric Lines. IASS Fact Sheet, 2015(2).

DOI
10.2312/iass.2015.028
Links
https://publications.iass-potsdam.de/rest/items/item_1359030_4/component/file_1…
Staff involved
Projects involved
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