15,000 previously unknown EVs and solar panels identified on WPD network

| March 29, 2019

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Results have been published from an innovative project revealing a large number of previously unknown low-carbon technologies in Wales, the South West and the Midlands. Western Power Distribution (WPD), the company responsible for electricity distribution in these regions, funded the project to improve visibility of low carbon technologies, hoping to forecast the location of electric vehicle, solar panel and heat pump ‘hotspots’.

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