Central Networks, the electricity distribution company for central
The company is also gearing up to take on an extra 600 staff over the next three years to deliver its five-year investment programme.
Central Networks serves over 4.8 million customers across the
“The increased investment of around 55% is needed because of greater demand in the area, and particularly to replace parts of the electricity network, some of which is over fifty years old,” said Managing Director Bob Taylor.
Work programmes will involve improvements to rural overhead lines and urban networks, as well as a number of multi-million pound infrastructure projects across the region.
“We’ll need an extra 600 people to help us deliver the investment over the coming years” added