UK Power Networks

Check the table below to see what information UK Power Networks publish and where you can find it. The 2 data sources are UK Power Network’s Heatmaps and its Long Term Development Statement (LTDS). If you have not previously registered with UK Power Networks, you will need to register to access these data sources.

Data ItemDescriptionAvailable?Source?Registration required?Comments
           
UK Power Networks Distributed Energy Resources Information          
Customer Name Name of party contracted to connect. No      
Customer / Project Site Name of customer site/project name. No      
Connection Site (GSP) Grid Supply Point linked with Customer Site. Yes Heatmaps Yes  
Supply Point Electrical position where the customer equipment connects to the distribution network. Yes Heatmaps & LTDS Yes Not related to customer site, only substation name.
Primary Name of relevant primary substation. Yes Heatmaps & LTDS Yes GSP/BSP and primary substation locations provided, but not linked to specific customers.
MW Connected Total MW connected at Project Site. No      
MW Contracted Total MW contracted in Construction Offer. No      
Export MW Capacity Total MW capacity permitted as per connection agreement. No      
Date Contracted Date customer contracted. No      
Date Connected Date Project connected to network. Yes Heatmaps & LTDS Yes Date Connected is provided in the CCR which is accessible via Heatmaps.
Status Connected, Being Built, Contracted. Yes Heatmaps Yes Project anonymised, but date connected is provided against GSP in CCR.
Licence Area Licence area project site is connected within. Yes Heatmaps Yes Not specifically linked to customer sites - visible from heat map.
Plant Type Type of plant connected at the site (wind/solar/etc). Yes Heatmaps Yes Project anonymised, but date connected is provided against GSP in CCR.
           
UK Power Networks Works Register Queue Information          
           
Data Item Description Available? Source? Registration required? Comments
Works Reference Reinforcement Reference Number Yes LTDS Yes UK Power Networks is working on making this information available via its heatmap (DGMT) application also. A three year lookahead will be provided.
Works Description Reinforcement Title/Summary Description Yes LTDS Yes As above
Works Completion Date Planned Completion Date of Works Yes LTDS Yes As above
Driver (Generation/Demand) Are works driven by demand or generation? Yes LTDS Yes As above
Licence Area Licence area where works will be delivered Yes LTDS Yes As above
T/D Transmission or Distribution Yes LTDS Yes As above
Customer Site Name of customer site/project No      
GSP Grid Supply Point linked with Customer Site Yes LTDS Yes UK Power Networks is working on making this information available via its heatmap (DGMT) application also. A three year lookahead will be provided.
Customer Completion Date Completion date of customer connection Yes LTDS Yes As above