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Beautiful restoration

A major project to underground overhead power cables and enhance the landscape of the village of Edensor in the Peak District has been completed in a joint p...


Big investment for Shrewsbury

This £2.5m initiative to improve power supplies involves Western Power Distribution (WPD) laying 8km of 33,000 volt cable between Shrewsbury and Harlescott, ...


Read all about it! FlexDGrid's first newsletter is out

It has been a busy first six months for this project, which is a £17 million project which will revolutionise the power network in Birmingham, using gro...


Buzzing with Knowledge

Avon Wildlife Trust and Western Power Distribution joined forces to introduce the children to a colony of bees which included one queen bee and 40 worker bee...


Young artists scoop prizes for school

Artistic primary school pupils from Brecon and Powys scooped top prizes in this year’s Royal Welsh Agricultural Society’s annual Childrenȁ...


New depot opens in Boston

WPD became the electricity distribution business responsible for the Midlands in April 2011 and since then has been committed to providing a consistently hig...