LCNI 2020 Conference
The tenth annual Low Carbon Networks & Innovation Conference will take place 3-4 November 2020 at ACC Liverpool.
Towards a Low Carbon Energy Future
LCNI continues to be the go-to conference for network innovation, which sets the industry’s progression towards a secure, sustainable and affordable smart grid. The conference showcases key projects awarded under the NIA and NIC funding mechanisms by participating LNOs.
LCNI is organised annually by Energy Networks Association, on behalf of the UK electricity and gas network operators, and with cooperation of headline sponsors and conference supporters. 2019's conference sponsors and supporters included Headline Sponsor SP Energy Networks, Gala Dinner Sponsor EA Technology, and Supporter Glasgow Convention Bureau.
Network Innovation Allowance (NIA) key facts:
~58% of NIA projects involve a third party partner,
~43% of all NIA projects originate from a third party idea or proposal,
The average spend with third parties on the NIA programme is 80%,
Over 150 different third parties are involved in NIA.