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Our innovation projects

Our projects


In-flight projects

 Project Safety & environment Network resilience Capacity Efficiency Customer service Commercial evolution Timescales
 Smart Street     2014 - 2018
 Respond   2015 - 2018
 Celsius         2016 - 2020
 P2/6 Rewrite           2015 - 2018
 Combined Online Transformer Monitoring           2014 - 2019
 Sentinel     2015 - 2019
 Reliable Low Cost Earth Fault Detection for
 Radial OHL Systems
    2015 - 2017
 ATLAS       2015 - 2017
 Cable Health Assessment - Low Voltage       2015 - 2018
 Value of Lost Load         2015 - 2018
 Enhanced Voltage Control       2015 - 2018
 Investigation of Switchgear Ratings     2015 - 2017
 Detection of Islands       2016 - 2018
 Optimisation of Oil Regeneration         2016 - 2022
 Tapchanger Monitoring         2016 - 2020
 Smart Metering   2016 - 2020
 Future Network Modelling Functions         2016 - 2017
 Electricity and Heat       2016 - 2018
 Avatar         2016 - 2019

Areas for future investigation

 

 Project Safety & environment Network resilience Capacity Efficiency Customer service Commercial evolution Timescales
 Cutouts       2017 - 2018
 Tree Cutting       2017 - 2019
 Creosote           2017 - 2019
 Losses       2017 - 2018
 Condition Measurements       2017 - 2019
 Condition Models       2018 - 2020
 Network Models     2017 - 2020
 Network Reliability     2019 - 2022
 Cost Benefit Analysis 2019 - 2022
 Customer Service Improvement         2018 - 2023
 Control Room Automation   2019 - 2023
 Connections       2020 - 2023

Completed projects

 

 Project Safety & environment Network resilience Capacity Efficiency Customer service Commercial evolution Timescales
 Capacity to Customers      Business as
 usual
 Oil Regeneration              Business as
 usual
 The Bidoyng Smart Fuse      Business as
 usual
 Load Allocation            Business as
 usual
 Next Generation LV Board Design      Business as
 usual
 Fault Support Centre      Business as
 usual
 Changing Standards          Complete
 Power Saver Challenge        Complete
 CLASS      Business as
 usual
 Demand Scenarios with Electric Heat &
 Commercial Capacity Options
     Complete
 Distribution Asset Thermal Modelling          Complete
 Asset Risk Optimisation        Complete