SSE delivering electric bus boost to London

By April 2020, SSE Enterprise will have delivered over 330 electric bus charging points in London as the city’s bus fleet transitions from diesel...

WPD looks to monitor EVs and low-carbon tech with new tool

Western Power Distribution (WPD) is set to identify and monitor the status and distribution of electric vehicles (EVs) and low-carbon technology (LCT) on its local,...

Ofcom takes energy sector lead in improving consumer protections

Ofcom has announced new rules on consumer protection that will bring the telecommunications sector into closer alignment with others such as energy.

Ofgem outlines National Grid Gas Transmission performance for 2018-19

National Grid Gas Transmission (NGGT) is delivering well across all of its outputs and is on track to meet its main targets,...

WPD opens UK’s largest flexibility market

Western Power Distribution (WPD) is aiming to procure 334MW of demand response services which, it says, is the largest amount from any UK network...

Community groups receive funding under Power Partners scheme

Eight community groups and charities from around the UK have been handed grants from UK Power Networks (UKPN)’s community investment fund, Power Partners.

CMA launches digital markets strategy

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) will open a market study into online platforms and digital advertising, as part of its digital...

Strong levels of network reliability for electricity transmission

Electricity transmission owner (TO) businesses have been found to meet or exceed their annual targets for 2018-19, with strong levels of network...

NGET targets energy system of the future with business plan

National Grid Electricity Transmission (NGET) has set out plans to invest £7.1bn in making the network more reliable, resilient and low-carbon in its RIIO-2 business...

ENW to optimise network with voltage control devices in UK first

Electricity North West (ENW) has announced a pioneering energy project that could lower consumer bills and aid the UK’s push towards a low carbon...