Statkraft owns 100% of 波罗的海电缆 AB, the owner and operator of the underwater interconnector 波罗的海电缆.
波罗的海电缆 is an underwater high-voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission line. It runs 250 kilometres from 瑞典 to 德国, and is the only interconnector connecting price zones SE4 (瑞典 4) and DE-LU (德国-Luxembourg). The cable began operations in 1994, and has a net interconnection capacity of 600 MW. In 2019, 波罗的海电缆 AB was certified as an independent Transmission System Operator (TSO) under the German Energy Industry Act by the German regulator BNetzA.
波罗的海电缆 is a vital part of the European electricity network. It contributes to European market integration through providing valuable capacity to the market and facilitating the exchange of renewable energy.