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Access the latest news from our projects, view our quarterly innovation newsletter and get details of events we're attending to share project learning. 


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WPD's 2018 Call for Third Party Network Innovation Competition (NIC) Proposals


The NIC is an annual opportunity for electricity network companies to compete for funding for the development and demonstration of new technologies, operating and commercial arrangements. Up to £81m per year is available through the Electricity NIC. The NIC is expected to focus on funding larger scale innovative projects at higher TRLs. Projects that have significant overlap with existing or previous NIC and NIA projects are not eligible for funding.

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Our latest newsletter details some of the key insights gained from our recent innovation projects as well as information about exciting new projects we are working on.

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