The FAB project is being jointly developed by RTE and FAB Link Limited. FAB Link Limited is a company established specifically to develop and own the FAB project. Its current shareholders are Transmission Investment LLP and Alderney Renewable Energy Limited.
RTE Réseau de Transport d’Electricité is the French company responsible for developing, maintaining and operating all electricity transmission assets in France, and for ensuring the secure supply of power. RTE is the owner of all transmission assets in France, including the French ends of the existing interconnectors to Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Spain and Britain. In addition to FAB, RTE is currently developing a number of other interconnectors to neighbouring countries.
For more information see: www.rte-france.com
About Transmission Investment
Transmission Investment is a UK-based firm that specialises in the development, acquisition, financing and management of electricity transmission assets. Transmission Investment is a partner in Transmission Capital Partners (for more information see: www.transmissioncapital.com) and through this it manages the connections to 850MW of offshore wind generation in the UK.
For more information see: www.transmissioninvestment.com
About Alderney Renewable Energy
Alderney Renewable Energy (ARE) is the developer of the tidal power resources on Alderney. In 2008 ARE secured a 65 year licence from the States of Alderney and the Alderney Commission for Renewable Energy. The licence provides ARE with access to Alderney’s Territorial waters, an area of 48 square miles, and permits ARE to install tidal turbines and infrastructure for renewable energy systems. The resources in these waters are estimated to be in excess of 3000MW.
For more information see: www.are.gg