Distribution Future Energy Scenarios
The Distribution Future Energy Scenarios outline the range of credible futures for the growth of the distribution network. It is the first stage of the WPD investment planning process, as outlined below:
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DFES Volumes: Regional Information
We work with Regen to create the DFES for each licence area on a yearly cycle. Find our latest and previous DFES studies for each licence area here.
DFES interactive map
This map gives an illustration of the distribution of growth of different technologies across our licence areas, according the DFES scenario framework.
DFES: Customer Behaviour Assumptions
This report gives an in depth review of how the DFES volumes are assigned an electrical profile for the purposes of strategic network analysis.
Net Zero South Wales Project
This project aimed to develop an integrated Distribution Future Energy Scenarios (DFES) study which covered both the electricity and gas distribution networks in South Wales.