Innovation

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Network Awards 2020 open for entries

Following a successful inaugural year in 2019, the Network Awards will return on 17th March 2020, shining a light once more on the good work taking place across the UK's energy networks, their supply chains and stakeholders.

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UKPN boosts safety with introduction of location technology

UK Power Networks is adopting new location technology which could save the lives of rural workers and landowners.

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Catapult chooses five SMEs for Innovator Support Platform

Five SMEs working on innovative heating and cooling solutions have been selected by Energy Systems Catapult to receive tailored business incubation and acceleration support.

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ENW highlights innovative schemes to Ofgem

Electricity North West recently showcased some of its innovative projects to senior figures from energy regulator Ofgem.

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International award for UKPN

UK Power Networks has received international recognition for its work including the development of a smart grid.

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Innovation delivered

The pace of change across the UK's gas, power and heat networks continues to advance. At the heart of this change lies collaboration and innovation. With this in mind editor Alec Peachey spoke to UK Power Networks head of innovation Ian Cameron about...

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The future of utility quality assurance

With the growing investment in domestic and commercial developments alongside the daily replacement and repair of our network assets, quality installation procedures and conformance to industry standards has never been more important for the future performance...

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£30m funding for smart energy systems up for grabs

UK organisations can apply for a share of up to £30 million to develop designs for smart local energy systems that make the best use of innovative technologies including cheaper renewables, energy storage, low carbon heat and digital infrastructure.