Grid Connection


The Grid Connection Module is designed to cover all sizes of project and to assist community groups of all kinds. Information specific to scale is flagged as appropriate. The module is divided into the following sections:

The UK Electricity System

A brief overview of the electricity distribution system, designed to support discussions that will be required during the connection process.

The Connection Process

An overview of the connection process for different sizes of generation.

The Cost of Connection

An overview of the components of and issues around connection charges.

Securing a Connection

Information about the content of connection offers, and the relevant timescales around receiving and accepting them. 

Further Information

Appropriate links to find more information.


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