The National HVDC Centre, which will be owned and operated by SSEN, is the first of its kind in the UK. It was officially opened by the Scottish Government’s Minister for Employability and Training and the local MSP, Jamie Hepburn, on 26 April 2017.
On Friday 7th April, a major milestone was reached as the construction of The National HVDC centre was completed. Jason Perry, CCG Project Manager, officially handed the keys over to Simon Marshall, HVDC Centre Manager.
A flagship SSEN innovation project - which trialled and monitored various smart technologies and interventions across the Thames Valley region – has now concluded, with its findings being heralded as ‘key to informing the transition’ of the UK’s distribution network operators (DNOs) to a distribution system operator (DSO) role.
Is your household part of Generation X-Box, or are you a member of The School Run or perhaps you prefer to have Fun in the Sun?
SSEN has identified 10 different customer categories to understand electricity usage patterns and how the network could be managed to support them.
As part of our ongoing commitment to providing the best quality service, we are investing over £2m to install new underground cables and other equipment in and around Petersfield town centre. This essential work will improve the reliability of supplies and minimise the risk of power cuts...