UK Power Networks
SP Group’s annual Smart Grid Index indicates that most utilities are embracing new technologies in response to industry challenges.
UK network operator UK Power Networks has been given the go ahead for a world first pilot of 5G connected smart substation operation.
Energy & Grid Management
UK Power Networks has unveiled a £50 million funding package for flexibility covering more than 130 sites in its largest ever open tender.
The EV Fleet-Centred Local Energy Systems (EFLES) project is aimed at optimising logistics companies’ growing electric vehicle (EV) fleets and demonstrating how smart charging can incentivise large fleet operators to go electric.
UKPN has installed new technology which it claims can detect and protect electricity networks from faults faster than any similar technology currently available.
Policy & Regulation
The Carbon Trust has certified UKPN as having an absolute reduction of 6.6% in carbon emissions since 2016.
UK Power Networks will create a virtual power station in London to ensure grid reliability. The utility is partnering with Powervault to implement the initiative. The...