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Desertec Foundation - Whitebook Imported Electricity Desertec 2020

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Title: Desertec Foundation - Whitebook Imported Electricity Desertec 2020 cost data point

Content: €42bn for the CSP and €5bn for the HVDC. Taken from Table 3: Main indicators of a EUMENA High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) interconnection for Concentrating Solar Thermal Power (CSP) from 2020 – 2050  according to the TRANS-CSP scenario (data 2006). In 2050, lines with a capacity of 5 GW each will transmit about 700 TWh/y of electricity from 20-40 different locations in the Middle East and North Africa to the main centres of demand in Europe. 

User: Michael Clark

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Cost category: Imported Electricity cost data

Cost source: Desertec Foundation - Whitebook cost source

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Valid in year: 2020



Size: 10GW



Capital: €bn(2006)47/60TWh

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Label: Desertec

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