EA Technology is a specialist in asset management solutions for owners and operators of electrical assets. Headquartered in the UK, our operations and customers are global with seven regional offices around the world. We originated in 1966 as a groundbreaking research and development organisation serving the electricity industry.
We are committed to providing our customers with innovative products and services, consultancy and training which deliver tangible benefits for their businesses enabling them to create safer, stronger and smarter networks for today and the future.
EA Technology is the recognised UK specialist on electric vehicles’ (EV) integration into electricity distribution networks. Our EV-network project portfolio pioneers research into the impact of EVs on electricity networks, whilst developing and trialling smart solutions to facilitate the rapid increase of EVs in the UK and beyond.
A summary of EA Technology’s EV-related project portfolio:
My Electric Avenue: 2012 – 2015
Trailblazer trial deployment of electric vehicle demand control technology to assess and mitigate impact of EV clusters on local electricity networks (>200 customers engaged)
Smart EV: 2016 – 2017
Cross-sectoral stakeholder management to achieve cross-industry consensus on standardised mechanism to facilitate EV uptake on local electricity distribution networks
Electric Nation: 2016 – 2019
Trial of complex smart charging demand control technologies across wide range of EV types (battery capacities and charging capacities); customer acceptance across 500-700 trial participants
EV Network Group 2016 –
Cross-sectoral Group established by EA Technology to promote technological and infrastructural needs, in order to maximise the number of electric miles by 2030 in the most cost efficient way; supported by the UK Government’s Office for Low Emission Vehicles. Now managed by the LowCVP.
Capenhurst Technology Park