Strathclyde is at the forefront of research into the planning and operation of tomorrow’s energy networks. Working with major utilities to drive forward the field of power system design, planning and operation, our research and innovation covers issues that affect the whole power system
Through strong, interdisciplinary links with renewable, nuclear, asset management and energy utilisation subthemes our network expertise is linked with the full range of electricity system stakeholders.
World-class distribution-network test-bed where a wide range of innovative devices and techniques have been trialled
Strathclyde is also host to leading industry centres:
- The Power Networks Demonstation Centre (PNDC) is home to a world-class distribution-network test-bed where innovative devices and techniques are being trialled.
- The Rolls-Royce University (UTC)Technology Centre has over two decades' experience in developing cutting-edge research in aeronautical and marine electrical systems.
- The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Power Networks & Smart Grids links research projects directly to industrial research centres.