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Jan 23, 2015 - Trials pave the way to save money and help cut the capital’s carbon footprint
Futuristic blueprints to help cut London’s carbon emissions were published today by UK Power Networks, the company which keeps the city’s lights on.

Jan 22, 2015 - Sharing the insights from Low Carbon London
We will be holding a learning event ‘Sharing the insights from Low Carbon London’ on Monday 9th February at the Royal Academy of Engineering to enable the widespread dissemination of all the outputs and learnings to the DNO community and wider energy industry. If you’d like to know more click here.

Dec 15, 2014 - Minister welcomes trial of pioneering energy storage project
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department of Energy and Climate Change Amber Rudd MP has today welcomed the start of trials at the largest electricity storage facility of its type in Europe.

Dec 5, 2014 - Innovative electricity project awarded £3.3million
UK Power Networks has been awarded £3.3million towards an IT project to manage demand on the electricity network in East Kent.

Aug 11, 2014 - Innovation Funding Incentive Report
We’ve published our annual Innovation Funding Incentive report

Jul 4, 2014 - Low carbon project of the year
A carbon-busting scheme to connect renewable generation schemes to the electricity network faster and cheaper has won a prestigious award.

Feb 25, 2014 - Finding smart ways to prepare the electricity network for electric vehicle charging
A smart new system for charging electric vehicles is being tested in London to help get the electricity network ready for widespread use of electric vehicles.

Dec 16, 2013 - Multi-million pound electricity trial begins to support tenants in fuel poverty
A £5.49 million energy project is set to begin in London's Tower Hamlets next month to support tenants living in fuel poverty in the borough, following a successful bid by UK Power Networks.

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