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WPD Innovations

Western Power Innovation

The way that we approach innovation is fundamental to delivering improvements to the efficiency and effectiveness of the way we deliver our services to customers

To learn more about why we innovate and to view our innovation strategy Click here


Low Carbon Technologies & DG Connections Projects


Energy Storage & DSR Projects


Network Data & State Estimation Projects


Network Infrastructure & Technologies Projects


Control Systems & Telecoms Projects

Upcoming events

Managing European Solar Assets

Managing European Solar Assets will discuss best practices to measure asset performance, devel...

FlexDGrid: Technical Dissemination Event

The LCNF Tier-2 Project kicked off in January 2013 and concluded in March 2017. It focussed on...

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Get in touch

Contact us at:

General Enquiries: 0845 724 0240

Team Contact No: 01332 827446


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Project data

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Summary of WPD's 2017 Network Innovation Competition (NIC) Third Party Bid Challenges and Outline for 2018

A summary of WPD's 2017 Network Innovation Competition (NIC) third party bid challenges, including the process and outcome of these challenges. Along...

More electric cars to be unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show

Are the UK's local electricity networks ready?

Meeting the Energy Needs of South Wales

As the way we use and generate energy in South Wales changes, so do the requirements of the energy network. 

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