15 May 2017: IEEE Milestone Dedication Ceremony for Gotland HVDC Link

After a nomination process led by IEEE Sweden PE/PEL Chapter, the Gotland HVDC link taken in operation in 1954 has been awarded an IEEE Milestone for being “the world’s first commercial HVDC transmission link using the first submarine HVDC cable”. IEEE Milestones are awarded to important technical achievements like Volta’s battery invention, Maxwell’s equations, invention… Read more