Vodafone to provide 5G for UK Power Networks’ first smart substation trial

The deal is part of the electricity network operator’s Constellation project, which will see powerful computers installed in electricity substations so they can communicate with each other in real-time

Major power project reaches new milestone

A UK Power Networks project will upgrade the reliability of power supplies for homes and businesses across Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire

UK Power Networks unleashes £4.5bn net zero plan

The country’s biggest electricity distributor has unveiled its ED2 Business Plan

SP Energy Networks and UK Power Networks demonstrate world’s first real-time fault level measurement system

UK Power Networks has now joined the project through the Energy Innovation Centre

Post-Covid boost for small businesses

The UK’s biggest electricity distributor has led the way in reaching out to support thousands of SMEs in the communities it serves to help combat the pressures of the Covid-19 pandemic

Power company surges to its highest-ever Best Companies listing

UK Power Networks delivers power supplies to 8.3 million homes and businesses across London, the South East and East of England

Green Recovery supercharges low carbon projects

A £66m investment is set to deliver 86 ‘shovel-ready’ low carbon energy projects across London, the East and South East of England

‘Virtual power station’ created by UK Power Networks

New contracts for energy capacity worth £30 million are being awarded to 17 innovators in the energy, tech and car sector including Octopus Energy, Electric Miles and Ohme, making it the UK’s largest-ever ‘Flexibility’ tender

Power company helps victims of domestic abuse

UK Power Networks has created a Safe Spaces button on the front page of its website and is training customer advisors to recognise signs of abuse when they talk to customers

UK Power Networks works with Carbon Trust to set science-based targets

The company is on course to achieve Net Zero for all its directly-controllable carbon emissions by 2028