About us

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

About us overview
Power crew’s flying visit lifts museum
Power crew’s flying visit lifts museum

14 June 2022: Fifty staff from UK Power Networks Services donated their time to a speedy makeover of the memorial garden, outdoor seating areas, visitor pathway and service courtyard of the Army Flying Museum in Hampshire.

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Sustainability

Enabling Port of Felixstowe to take major step  towards Net Zero
Enabling Port of Felixstowe to take major step towards Net Zero

6 June 2022: UK Power Networks Services has won a contract to take the UK’s largest container port, and one of the largest in Europe, a step closer to Net Zero.

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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
UK Power Networks Services wins £40 million Piccadilly line power upgrade
UK Power Networks Services wins £40 million Piccadilly line power upgrade

21 July 2022: UK Power Networks Services will complete electrical infrastructure upgrades to allow a new fleet of trains to operate on the Piccadilly line and improve reliability and service frequency.

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ICP network connections

We’re a Independent Connections Provider with extensive high voltage engineering experience, delivering high-quality connections across the UK.

ICP Network Connections
Delivering a resilient and sustainable electricity supply for the UK’s data centres
Delivering a resilient and sustainable electricity supply for the UK’s data centres

Antony White, Client Delivery Manager ICP, discusses the challenges that data centres face meeting capacity requirements, ensuring a resilient energy supply and balancing sustainability pressures.

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Our ICP solution

ICP network connections

As a national Independent Connection Provider (ICP), we understand that your new electricity connection needs to be delivered in a safe, reliable and cost-effective way.


We have a long track record throughout the UK of successfully meeting clients’ power requirements through the design and build of electrical infrastructure, from the point of connection to the local distribution network to their onsite infrastructure.

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Our team of experts:

  • Are National Electricity Registration Scheme (NERS) accredited as an independent connection provider for contestable works.
  • Provide a nominated Project Manager for every connection so you know someone is always on hand for progress updates and to make sure any questions are dealt with in a timely manner.
  • Work collaboratively with our clients to ensure delivery programmes are agreed, progress is regularly monitored and deadlines are met.
  • Support customers to develop their requirements, taking account of current needs and future aspirations, supporting business objectives and sustainability goals.
  • Apply industry best practice and integrate the latest in emerging technologies to develop connections solutions that encompass grid connection through to onsite infrastructure needs.
  • Work closely with the local DNO to ensure seamless delivery of connections on time, every time.

Case studies

Case Studies West One Leeds
West One Leeds

We developed the strategy to optimise the site’s existing electrical capacity and investigated the requirements for future electrical loads. We are working with the local DNO to alter the network and improve the on-site HV network.

Case Studies Telford Homes Gallions Point
Telford Homes Gallions Point

We designed and constructed a new HV network and established a new 1MVA substation to enable the connection of 267 new homes.

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HM Prison Ford

We designed and constructed a new HV network for the increase in demand associated with additional accommodation units.

We deliver work associated with a connection to the distribution network, including:

  • Cable laying, (LV, 11kV, 33kV & 132kV)
  • Diversion or reinforcement of LV, 11kV or 33kV circuits
  • Diversion or reinforcement of substations
  • Erection of new overhead lines
  • Installation of substation plant
  • Cable jointing and termination
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Industries

Industries Commercial And Property Developers
Commercial and property development

We operate and maintain electricity networks of commercial buildings and know how property managers can deploy new technologies to ensure resilience and improve sustainability.

Industries Developers
Developers

We connect new developments to the electricity network and work with our clients to identify the optimum solution to provide resilience and improve sustainability.

Industries Data Centres
Data centres

We connect data centres to the electricity network and work closely with providers in the data industry to provide resilience and improve sustainability.

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How can we help

As an established national ICP, we support our clients to ensure their new connection requirements are safely delivered to the highest standard, on time, in the most cost effective and innovative way.


Our extensive in-house capability, including designers, planners, authorised engineers and project managers are experienced in designing and building complex and essential electricity distribution networks.


In addition to the connection work, we can support you by taking a long term, holistic view of your energy infrastructure. Our range of solutions enable us to provide an end-to-end service to reduce your energy bills, decarbonise your assets and improve the resilience of your electricity network. Whatever your needs we will work with you to deliver a customised solution.


You can trust us. We have been delivering for some of the UK’s most critical electricity infrastructure for over 50 years, including High Speed 1, Network Rail, London Underground, Docklands Light Railway, and EDF (Hinkley Point C). We also deliver for leading UK airports, Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton, Stansted and London City.

ICP connection process

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