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Fantastic effort as WPD connects 400,000 customers following storms

Everyone’s power restored within the timescales set by Ofgem A fantastic effort by WPD staff has seen power supplies reconnected to around 400,00...


Carmarthenshire to have its say on Brechfa Forest electricity connection

Western Power Distribution (WPD), which is responsible for connecting the power that would be generated at the wind farms planned for the Brechfa Forest area...


150,000 WPD customers reconnected following storms

From late Friday afternoon into Saturday, strong winds with gusts of over 80 mph affected parts of our network which included the South West, South Wales and...


WPD helps Army in flood relief effort

Western Power Distribution (WPD) is supporting Kettering Borough Council and the Army with their emergency flood relief effort. The electricity company was...


Big investment safeguards substation flooding

Engineers from Western Power Distribution (WPD), the electricity distributor for Worcester, have been closely monitoring water levels at substations in flood...


Flood defence investment in Nottingham

Over £600,000 is being spent on an initiative to improve flood defence measures at a major electricity substation in Nottingham. This new initiativ...