Tag: active network management

SP Energy Networks set to connect community windfarm to Grid – SP Energy Networks

News posted 5 Oct 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

The project is the first wind farm developed by a Housing Association in the UK and is due to complete early next year. It has been developed by a partnership …

Western Power Distribution – Future Networks Newsletter Spring 2016

News posted 12 May 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

FlexDGrid, one of WPD’s Low Carbon Networks Fund (LCNF) Tier-2 projects, looks at three main elements in relation to 11kV network fault level (short circuit current): enhanced network modelling, real-time …

Guide to UK public funding sources for energy innovation

Publication posted 24 Aug 2015 by Innovate UK in Funding, Research and Development, Smarter Networks, Technology Innovation

This guide gives a straight forward summary of the principal sources of UK innovation business orientated funding for energy: Innovate UK, DECC and Ofgem. It also compares and contrasts them …

BEAMA Report – Demonstrating a Smart Grid

Publication posted 22 Jul 2015 by BEAMA in Technology Innovation

BEAMA developed a ground breaking demonstration project for last years LCNI conference in Aberdeen, behind this Sentec, in partnership with BEAMA and BEAMA members, developed a model to simulate the …

ENA Active Network Management Good Practice Guide Published

Publication posted 16 Jul 2015 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks, Technology Innovation

Traditionally distribution networks have been predominately passive with electricity generated centrally flowing from the transmission system to customers connected to the lower voltage networks. However, with the growth of embedded …

ENA Active Network Management & Good Practice Guide Public Stakeholder Event – RegOnline

Event posted 12 Jun 2015 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

ENA’s ​Active ​Network ​Management ​Working ​Group ​was ​formed ​in ​late ​2013. ​Its ​aim ​is ​to ​develop ​consistent ​understanding ​in ​the ​emerging ​method ​of ​Active ​Network ​Management ​and ​its ​application ​on …

SHEPD launches competitive process for a new energy solution on Shetland

Publication posted 15 Apr 2015 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

Ofgem has been working alongside Scottish Hydro Electric Power Distribution (SHEPD) to launch a major competitive process for the electricity supply on Shetland. SHEPD has now published the Official Journal …

UK Power Networks Low Carbon London project publishes findings

News posted 11 Feb 2015 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

The extensive research, trials and analysis undertaken as part of the Low Carbon London project have been documented and are now being published for the benefit of the entire industry. …

New SmartGrid GB report shows smart grid development as delivering £2.8 billion to GB economy by 2030

News posted 20 Jan 2015 by Smarter UK in Smarter Networks

SmartGrid GB is proud to be launching our latest benefit-cost report into smart grid develoment today. The report entitled ‘Making smart choices for smart grid development’, finds that smart grid …

Ofgem’s Innovation Competitions – 2014

Publication posted 5 Jan 2015 by Ofgem in Smarter Networks

2014 is the final year of Ofgem’s Low Carbon Network Fund and the second year of the Network Innovation Competitions. This year’s projects cover an exciting range of areas across …