03. June 2016 · Comments Off on WPD embarks on smart grid telecoms study – GPHS-Network · Categories: News · Tags: , , ,

Western Power Distribution has commissioned a global appraisal of smart grid telecoms solutions to identify key emerging technologies and best practices.

Source: WPD embarks on smart grid telecoms study – GPHS-Network

10. April 2013 · Comments Off on WPD prepares grid infrastructure for low-carbon economy · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Western Power Distribution (WPD), a U.K.-based distribution network operation, is expecting changes in the way electricity flows, as consumers adopt low-carbon technologies like electric vehicles and heat pumps.

With growing energy demand in Europe and the need to evolve generation from fossil fuels to clean technologies, the grid is becoming stretched beyond its limit.

via WPD prepares grid infrastructure for low-carbon economy – FierceSmartGrid.