1st Annual (2019)

Successfully Gaining a Grid Connection to an Evolving Energy Network

Thursday 13 June 2019

1st Annual (2019)

Successfully Gaining a Grid Connection to an Evolving Energy Network

Practical insights, latest policy updates and complete guidance on how you can secure a grid connection for your energy project
Thursday 13 June 2019 Pinsent Masons, London
This key industry event will provide practical guidance and insights on the challenges faced by developers when seeking a grid connection, and how these can be overcome. Attend to receive a complete update on the latest policy affecting energy projects, explore how emerging technologies will impact your project, and receive practical guidance on how a faster and cheaper grid connection can be obtained.

Highlights of attending: 


  • Hear the latest energy policy updates and what they could mean for future projects connecting to the grid
  • Attend to hear how to gain a grid connection for your project which is cheaper and faster
  • Explore the impacts of emerging technologies, such as electric vehicles, on escalating demand on the gird and how this impacts the development of new energy projects
  • Discuss the emergence of smart technologies and how they can be incorporated into your project to reduce costs and delays
  • Uncover what opportunities the RIIO-2 price control framework opens for future energy projects
  • Identify how to secure funding for battery storage projects despite the suspension of the Capacity Market

Just some of the organisations who have attended similar events previously:

Aggreko UK
British Power International
Birmingham City Council
Camborne Energy Storage
Centrica Energy
Dalton Warner Davies
Dragon Infrastructure
EDF Energy Renewables
Empower Community
Energy Innovation Centre

Energy Networks Association
Freedom Group
G2 Energy
L&Q Energy
Modus Utilities
Morrison Utility Connections
National Grid
Natural Power Consultants
Northern Power Grid
New Forest Energy
Peter Brett Associates

Renewable Energy Association
RNA Energy
Richborough Energy Park
Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks
Smarter Grid Solutions
SP Energy Networks
Seren Energy
The Planning Inspectorate
TNEI Services
UK Power Networks
West Coast Energy
Western Power Distribution
West Coast Energy
Wrexham County Borough Council

Register more than one attendee and receive a 15% discount.

A highly informative day with clear insight and a great range of speakers.

Why should I attend?

With the numerous changes that will be transforming the network, including the transition from DNO’s to DSO’s, this event will be your complete guide on how to successfully gain a new grid connection. Attend to ensure you are up to date with the UK’s energy sector, the changes that are underway and understand how you can effectively plan to ensure you secure a connection for your project without any delays.

Attendees will receive the latest insights and guidance on what these changes mean for your project, ensuring you don’t encounter any delays or increased costs. Attend to explore the impacts of emerging technologies on the future of the network and how these could transform your project, and consider what necessary steps you can take to plan for the future of your energy projects, ensuring you are able to secure a cheaper and faster connection.

Who will I meet?

  • Energy developers
  • DNOs and National Grid
  • Local authorities
  • Energy consultants
  • BEIS and Ofgem
  • Engineers and energy specialists
  • Environmental planners
  • Smart technology providers

Diverse topics and very different insight into the energy sector.

Interested in sponsoring?

To find out more about sponsoring Successfully Gaining a Grid Connection to an Evolving Energy Network, please click on the link below.

Useful update on grid connection issues.


Pinsent Masons


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