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