Network firms trim low-carbon bids

May 2011
Utility Week;5/6/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 17, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that electricity network companies with the exception of CE Electric, have submitted bids for money under the Low Carbon Network Fund, that will allow them to compete among themselves for an annual pot of up to 64 million British pounds, with the biggest bid of 25 million British pounds from Southern Electric Power Distribution for funding of its revised Thames Valley Vision project.


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