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Electricity and gas network innovation strategies

31 March 2020

Press contacts

ENA Press Office

+44 (0)20 4599 7691
[email protected]

Learn more about how we are innovating to create tomorrow's energy networks.

Our electricity and gas Network Innovation Strategies set out new areas of focus where network companies can provide continuing benefits to customers from innovation projects, as well as how they share the lessons learned from those projects with other organisations to roll out the benefits more widely and better shape future innovation. 

About Energy Networks Association

Energy Networks Association (ENA) is the industry body representing the companies which operate the electricity wires, gas pipes and energy system in the UK and Ireland.

ENA helps its members meet the challenge of delivering electricity and gas to communities across the UK and Ireland safely, sustainably and reliably.

Its members include every major electricity and gas network operator in the UK and Ireland, independent operators, National Grid ESO which operates the electricity system in Great Britain and National Grid Gas which operates the gas system in Great Britain. Its affiliate membership also includes companies with an interest in energy, including Heathrow Airport and Network Rail.

What are energy network operators?

Energy network operators manage and maintain the wires, pipes and other infrastructure which delivers electricity and gas to your home, business and community. They are private companies which are regulated by Ofgem and employ around 45,000 people in the UK and Ireland. They are represented by their industry body, Energy Networks Association (that's us).

Energy supplier or network operator? Energy network operators are entirely separate to your energy supplier, which is the company that bills you for using electricity and gas. Energy suppliers and generators are represented by Energy UK.

Press contacts

ENA Press Office

+44 (0)20 4599 7691
[email protected]

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At a glance - Gas and Electricity Network Innovation Strategy 2020

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Electricity Network Innovation Strategy 2020

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Energy at a Glance Strategy 2020

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Gas Network Innovation Strategy 2020

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ENA Gas Network Innovation Strategy (2018)

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ENA Electricity Network Innovation Strategy (2018)

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