Network operator Northern Powergrid is to invest £234.5 million in data and digitalisation initiatives.
The government and Ofgem have published an updated Smart Systems and Flexibility Plan alongside the UK’s first Energy Digitalisation Strategy.
Digitalisation of the Foresight Group’s full portfolio of sustainable infrastructure – including UK solar and wind assets – is well underway.
ABB and UK Power Networks (UKPN) have unveiled a new digital substation protection and control project, which will enable more renewables to be integrated onto the grid.
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), together with Ofgem and Innovate UK, has launched a new Energy Digitalisation Taskforce (EDiT) .
EMR Integrated Solutions has been awarded an £11.4 million contract by Northern Powergrid (NPg) to boost its remote network management.
Ofgem has published its Forward Work Programme for 2021/22, detailing five long-term strategic change programmes alongside new initiatives.
Innovation is needed ‘now more than ever’ according to National Grid ESO as it makes digital transformation its top priority for the next year.
E.ON has managed to turnaround its operations in the UK and is expected to recover faster than originally anticipated, it said in its full year results for 2020.