20.3.2014 13:30
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The change of power flow direction and the regulator of Vyborg HVDC link was tested

On Wednesday 12 March one of the 350 MW units of the Vyborg HVDC link is tested. The aim of the test was to check Vyborg 400 kV link power regulator operation and the change of power flow direction.
The technical test was performed successfully. The change of power flow direction from import to export and the operation of the link regulator were successful.
Fingrid, the Russian grids company Rosseti, the Russian Federal Grid Company and the Russian System Operator are preparing the technical and commercial conditions for two-way trade between Finland and Russia. For the time being only trade from Russia to Finland is possible.
For more information:
Risto Lindroos, Corporate Adviser, Fingrid, Tel. +358 30 395 5139