Apr 2013
Electricity Distribution
Supergen V AMPerES
Live
Apr 2013
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Western Power Distribution
WPD Future Networks Team (01332 827446)
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Innovation Funding Incentive
None
LV & 11kV Networks
£2,800,000.00
Supergen is an EPSRC strategic partnership programme incorporating a collection of projects across a number of UK academic establishments. This fifth call, Supergen V is entitled Asset Management & Performance of Energy Systems (AMPerES).

The project is broken down into the following six work packages:

  • WP 1 Programme delivery, outreach and implementation

  • WP 2 Enhanced network performance and planning

  • WP 3 Adaptable protection and control techniques

  • WP 4 Infrastructure for reducing environmental impact

  • WP 5 Ageing mechanisms

  • WP 6 Condition monitoring techniques.

The aims of the project are:

  • To deliver a suite of intelligent diagnostic tools for plant

  • To provide platform technologies for integrated network planning and asset management

  • To progress plans to develop and implement improved and reduced environmental impact networks

  • To develop models and recommendations for network operation and management.