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Mar 2, 2011 - ABB.com

f you have the Google Earth software on your computer we invite you to click on the Google Earth links! We have limited to only those converter stations where Google Earth provides a good resolution.

Fasten your seat belts and take off!

= HVDC Light Project

Reference projects Africa Google Earth links
Cahora Bassa, Mozambique - South Africa - Apollo, South Africa
- Songo, Mozambique
Inga - Kolwezi, Congo - Inga
- Kolwezi

Reference projects Asia Google Earth links
Chandrapur - Padghe, India - Chandrapur
- Padghe
Gezhouba - Shanghai, China - Gezouba
- Nan Qiao
Leyte - Luzon, Philippines - Ormoc
Rihand-Delhi, India - Dadri
Three Gorges - Changzhou, China - Zhengping
Three Gorges - Guangdong , China - Huizhou
Three Gorges - Shanghai, China - Yidu
- Huaxin
Vizag II, India - Vizag II

Reference projects Europe Google Earth links
Baltic Cable, Sweden - Germany - Herrenwyk, Germany - Kruseberg, Sweden
Estlink, Estonia - Finland - Harku, Estonia
Fenno-Skan, Sweden - Finland - Dannebo, Sweden
Gotland HVDC link, Sweden - Ygne, Gotland
- Vastervik
Gotland HVDC Light, Sweden - Nas
- Backs
Hallsjon, Sweden - Hallsjon
- Grangesberg
Kontek, Denmark - Germany - Bentwisch, Germany
- Bjaeverskov, Denmark
Konti-Skan, Sweden - Denmark - Vester Hassing, Denmark
- Lindome, Sweden
- Stekullen, Sweden (Mercury arc, decommissioned)
Italy - Greece HVDC link - Arachthos, Greece
- Galatina, Italy
Skagerrak, Norway - Denmark - Kristiansand, Norway
- Tjele, Denmark
SwePol Link, Sweden - Poland - Sterno, Sweden
- Slupsk, Poland
Tjaereborg HVDC Light, Denmark - Tjaereborg Enge
- Tjaereborg substation
Troll HVDC Light, Norway - Kollsnes

Reference projects Oceania Google Earth links
Broken Hill, Australia - Broken Hill back-to-back
Murraylink HVDC Light, Australia - Berri
- Red Cliffs, Vic
New Zealand HVDC interisland link - Benmore
- Haywards
Terranora interconnector, Australia - Bungalora
- Mullumbimby

Reference projects North America Google Earth links
Blackwater, NM, USA - Blackwater back-to-back
Chateauguay, Quebec, Canada - Chateauguay back-to-back
Cross Sound Cable, USA - Shoreham, NY
- New Haven, NH
CU HVDC transmission, USA - Coal Creek, ND
- Dickinson, MN
Highgate, USA - Highgate back-to-back
Intermountain, USA - Adelanto, CA
- Delta, UT
Nelson River 2, Canada - Henday
- Dorsey
Outaouais, Canada - Outaouais back-to-back
Pacific HVDC Intertie, USA - Sylmar West, CA
- Sylmar East, CA
- Celilo, OR
Quebec - New England - Nicolet, Quebec
- Sandy Pond, MA
Rapid City, USA - Rapid City DC Tie, SD
Sharyland, USA - Sharyland back-to-back,TX
Vancouver Island, Canada - Arnott
- Vancouver Island Terminal (VIT)

Reference projects South America Google Earth links
Brazil-Argentina HVDC Interconnection - Garabi back-to-back
Itaipu, Brazil - Foz do Iguacu converter station
- Ibiuna converter station
- (Itaipu hydro power station)

More projects will be added when Google Earth provides a good resolution over the station.

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