About us

We work with you to solve your energy challenges through innovative solutions, delivering resilience, cost efficiency and sustainability

About us overview
UK Power Networks Services’ response to COVID-19

As the COVID-19 crisis continues, the safety and wellbeing of our employees, the public and our clients remains our top priority.

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Industries

Our clients include some of the highest profile public and private sector organisations with critical infrastructure in complex environments.

Our industries
Network and load growth modelling at Port of Tyne

As one of the UK’s most innovative and efficient deep-sea ports, Port of Tyne has developed a decarbonisation roadmap, with an ambition to reduce net greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2030 and to electrify the entire port by 2040.

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Careers

Employing world-class engineers and professionals, we pride ourselves on the expertise of our people to deliver for our clients

Urban Synergy work experience programme

We recently welcomed three interns from Urban Synergy, an award winning early intervention mentoring charity that helps young people between 10-18 years of age to reach their full potential through mentoring, inspirational seminars and work experience.

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Logistics and fleet

We work with logistics companies and fleet operators to optimise their existing energy infrastructure and integrate electric vehicle technology.

Logistics and fleet

We work with logistics companies and fleet operators to optimise their existing energy infrastructure and integrate electric vehicle technology.

As the UK government works towards a zero-emissions car and van fleet by 2050, and a ban on new petrol and diesel cars in 2030, logistics companies and fleet operators are facing increasing pressure to move towards electric vehicles.

Case study

UPS Smart Electric Urban Logistics project

We implemented new smart electric vehicle charging systems to power UPS’s central London delivery fleet for what is believed to be the first of its kind in the world on this scale.

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Avoiding unnecessary capital investment

For large goods vehicles, electric vehicles are developing into the most cost effective option, however, vehicle depots do not often have a sufficient electricity capacity to charge multiple vehicles. This can require a large connection upgrade and capital investment – a cost that is not easy to absorb considering that depots are often rented.

Reducing fleet costs

When running fleets of electric vehicles, reliable and resilient charging is essential to avoid risk of vehicle downtime and charging should not affect other on-site equipment and operations.

Logistics companies and fleet operators need to plan their electric vehicle adoption to ensure it is future-proofed and will eventually reduce costs of operating their fleets.

Investing in new energy technologies

On site generation and storage also needs to be considered when implementing electric vehicles, as unplanned interruptions to supply can interrupt business operations and leave an electric fleet in the depot which is a new risk operators have not seen before.

We work with logistics companies and fleet operators to optimise their existing energy infrastructure, integrate electric vehicle technology and deliver commercial outcomes for the benefit of our clients.

Our solutions

How can I electrify my vehicle fleet?

The UK government is working towards all road vehicles being emission-free by 2050 and is planning a ban on new petrol and diesel cars in 2030.

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How can I achieve my sustainability ambitions?

The UK has committed to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. It has set an ambitious legal target to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050.

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