Location: Bedfordshire


Voltage: 11kV

Works Awarded: Contestable and Balance of Plant Works

Completion: June 2016

Scope of Works:

g2 Energy carried out the Electrical, Civil & Structural Design for the Contestable Works, Substation including foundation & External Metering kiosk; the Earthing Survey and design utilising CDEGS software as well as commissioning and testing. g2 Energy also supplied and installed a UKPN approved 11kV metering switchboard, as well as the Protection Panel and emergency trip button.

The supply and installation of a Battery and Charger to UKPN specification, and the supply & installation of all multicore cabling within the UKPN substation.

g2 Energy designed, supplied and installed a UKPN approved GRP Substation including Auxiliary Wiring, Heating, Lighting, Power plus a suitable foundation, and the DNO approved GRP Metering Kiosk, plus suitable foundation.

The 11kV Cabling arrangement was designed, supplied and installed by g2 Energy’s in-house Civils teams, this included all HV cable joints along the agricultural cable route, which included crossing hedgerows and minor roads. All terminations, trench works and reinstatement were also completed by g2 Energy.

Finally, g2 Energy designed, supplied and installed a standard Earthing Solution for the UKPN substation.

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