Report reveals scale of work needed to hit net zero

An average of 4,000 electric vehicle (EV) charge points and domestic heat pumps will have to be installed each day to meet the UK’s...

SSEN makes last call for feedback on Digital Strategy

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) has issued a final call for feedback on its Digital Strategy, with the closing date for responses 31...

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...

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...

SP Energy Networks trials “game changer” fault level monitor

SP Energy Networks has commenced trials of the world’s only technology capable of spotting real-time levels of electrical surges in the network.

Ofgem errors have led to higher network profits than necessary

While networks have provided a good service in Britain, mistakes from Ofgem have seen consumers pay more than they should have under...

UKPN sets out innovation targets in refreshed strategy

UK Power Networks has placed net zero readiness as one of three innovation pillars in its revised innovation strategy.

SSEN secures funding for project to model solutions for whole energy...

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) has secured £343,000 from Ofgem’s Network Innovation Allowance (NIA) for a project that will support knowledge sharing between network...

UKPN sets out how to cut carbon impact of heating

UK Power Networks (UKPN) has launched a heat readiness strategy, setting out how to reduce the carbon impact of heating.

Over £55.5mn of NIC funding goes unspent

Only two electricity projects have been awarded Network Innovation Competition (NIC) funding from Ofgem. On 2 December, Current+ reported that Western Power...