UK Power Networks (UKPN) has launched a new digital portal to help installers connect clean technologies to homes and businesses. Smart Connect will let technology companies know instantly whether they can connect domestic electric vehicle (EV) chargers, heat pumps, storage or solar PV to the local electricity network. The new portal will automatically refer customers if their electricity supply needs to be upgraded to manage the additional power, with installers also easily able to see the current status of multiple applications. It therefore removes the need for multiple paper forms and streamlines the process, making it both quicker and easier.
Current 24th March 2021 read more »