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We've got the information you need on power cuts and how to be prepared.
If you're looking to add or modify a connection to our network for domestic or business reasons, please speak to us.
We provide a range of commercial services to organisations, here are the details and who to contact.
We are the electricity distribution network operator for the Midlands, South West and Wales.
As a major energy distributor and as an employer we take our social responsibility very seriously.
If you wish to speak to us about anything our contact centre team is here to help with your query.
Latest news from WPD
Electrical makeover for Grantham
10km of underground cable helps 10,000 customers.
A try for Rugby
Major initiative in Rugby means a boost in power supplies.
There's Hope for Tomorrow
Chemotherapy unit enters 21st Century.
Further investments in Shropshire
£5m initiative is underway to enhance power supplies.
£7m Investment for Spalding network - update
A major investment to further improve power supplies in Spalding is nearing completion.
£1m investment is now complete
An investment to boost power supplies to 160,000 customers has been completed.
We're commited to providing the best customer service at all times, and our latest awareness campaign, while highlighting some of the ways in which we strive to achieve this, is also designed to help you help us.
Find out more
Find out what we’re doing and how you can be prepared in case of power cuts.
Read all about our Connection Surgeries which are taking place throughout 2015.
Western Power Distribution is the electricity distribution network operator for the Midlands, South Wales and the South West.
We deliver electricity to over 7.8 million customers over a 55,300 square kilometre service area covering the Midlands, South Wales and the South West.
If you are experiencing a power cut please let us know. You should also get in touch if you need further help and advice or if there is something else you think we need to know about.
Ofgem confirms fast track for WPD Business Plan.
You can now register to receive a fortnightly email from WPD informing you of updates made to our webpages and online documents.
If you’re planning a to add or change a connection to our electricity network, please visit our Connections pages where you can find out what to do. You can now also apply for any connection online via our online connections application facility.
As a business we are committed to protecting the environment and constantly look to reduce our impact
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Power cuts in your area
Sometimes power cuts do happen, but when they do, we're ready to restore your electricity as soon as possible. Find out if we are working on an issue in your area at the moment.
Who is my supplier?
Find out who your electricity supplier is and how to contact them.
Ready to make a connection?
Apply to get connected to our network, modify your current connection or get a budget estimate or feasibility study.
The importance of getting it right first time, every time.
Network planning consultations
Read the latest on our current network planning consultation.
Brechfa Forest Connection
We have special arrangements in place for vulnerable customers who depend on electricity and for whom power cuts may be particularly worrying.
Watch our latest videos to find out about the work we do and how we can help you.