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 sets out plans for digitalisation, pledges innovative use of data

Western Power Distribution (WPD) has signalled its commitment to publishing open access network data in its roadmap for its first digitisation strategy.

DNOs continue strong performance against output targets

Electricity Distribution Network Operators (DNOs) have continued to perform strongly against output targets, according to Ofgem. In early February,...

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...

BEIS and Ofgem seek views on vision for future energy retail...

BEIS and Ofgem are looking at ways to make regulation more flexible, ensuring they can adapt to change quicker, with the launch of a...

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...

National Grid ESO pledges £2bn savings in RIIO-2 plan

National Grid ESO has set out its priorities for the RIIO-2 period, promising an annual £3 reduction on every consumer bill.

Northern Powergrid eyes EV charger connections process revolution

Northern Powergrid has launched an innovative new tool in the hope of accelerating electric vehicle (EV) uptake. On 4...

Electricity North West reveals new flexibility requirements

Electricity North West (ENWL) has launched a new tender, calling for 4.4MW of flexibility over the next three years. Announced in early...

Radical reform of supply market needed to protect customers, warns Citizens...

As the need for decarbonisation accelerates the rate of change, vulnerable customers will be increasingly at risk, according to Citizens Advice.