Publications

Northern Isles New Energy Solutions

Posted 14 Oct 2014 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

Northern Isles New Energy Solutions (NINES) aims to deliver a secure, affordable and reliable energy system for Shetland. The Shetland islands are not connected to the national electricity network, and the  power …


My Electric Avenue

Posted 14 Oct 2014 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

Electric vehicles (EVs) are starting to become more commonplace on our streets, and small pockets, or ‘clusters’, of EV owners are already forming, placing more demand on the local electricity …


Smart Street

Posted 14 Oct 2014 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

Smart Street is an £11.5 million project funded by the Low Carbon Networks Fund which will keep costs down for customers, reduce carbon emissions and help get the most from …


Flexible Networks for a Low Carbon Future

Posted 14 Oct 2014 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

Flexible Networks for a Low Carbon Future will provide Network Operators with economic, Distribution Network Operators (DNO) led solutions to increase and enhance the capability of electricity distribution networks. Crucially, …


Customer Load Active System Services (CLASS)

Posted 14 Oct 2014 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

To minimise potential cost, disruption and carbon emissions, we need to develop smarter and more flexible ways of managing electricity networks. At Electricity North West we are leading a number …


Capacity to Customers (C2C)

Posted 14 Oct 2014 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

Electricity North West has been granted around £10 million from Ofgem’s Low Carbon Network (LCN) Fund to develop its ground-breaking Capacity to Customers (C2C) initiative which aims to: Release previously …


Customer-Led Network Revolution

Posted 14 Oct 2014 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

The Customer-Led Network Revolution project is assessing the potential of novel smart grid network technologies, new commercial arrangements and customer flexibility solutions to find cost-effective ways to prepare UK electricity …


Smart grids – the wider picture – The IET

Posted 13 Oct 2014 by IET in Smart Consumers

A smart grid will be needed in the UK from around 2020 onwards in order to operate the electricity network and deliver energy security in a low carbon energy world.


What is a Smart Grid? – The IET

Posted 13 Oct 2014 by IET in Smart Consumers

This IET briefing document explains what a smart grid is and why it is different from the existing electricity grid. It explains why the move to low carbon electricity with …


ENA Smarter Networks Film Series

Posted 15 Jan 2014 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks, Technology Innovation

The Smarter Networks Film series is now ready for viewing on ENA’s YouTube channel. The Smarter Networks film series conveys the value and breadth of innovation currently being undertaken under …