Climate-smart Networks

Private wire networks

We help major electrical users design, operate and maintain new and existing private wire networks.

About Vattenfall - private wire networks

New developments and clustered business can develop their electricity distribution as private wire networks. This allows greater flexibility in the way the networks are owned and operated and more certainty over the costs of use of the network. Private network users can partner with Vattenfall Network Solutions to remove the burden of running and looking after their electrical infrastructure. We will either build private wire networks from scratch or acquire them if they are already built. Vattenfall Network Solutions manage maintenance, ensure high standards of safety and reliability, and employ a long-term vision which focusses on introducing the latest climate-smart innovations. Our private network customers also benefit from fixed fees over 10-15 years, gaining cost certainty and reduced risk.

Financial benefits


Vattenfall can fund the build of your new private wire network infrastructure and provides competitive asset value payments, releasing valuable equity back into your business.

Flexible financing

Vattenfall offers flexible ownership models and financing options to ensure your power supply services fit with your business operations.

Lower connection costs

Vattenfall can help businesses seeking new or upgraded connections avoid large connection fees by optimising existing network infrastructure and power distribution within private networks to reduce connection charges.

Technical benefits

Comprehensive service

Vattenfall can provide a fully Integrated service incorporatng EV charging, heat and renewable energy generation, as part of a single package of works which provides increased opportunies for optimisation and faster delivery of new private wire networks.

Smart technology

Vattenfall can invest in and install the latest smart technologies to future-proof electrical networks and reduce CO2 and energy consumption.

Network uptime

Vattenfall offers improved uptime and network availability as well as reliability guarantees for critical loads with the optional ability to operate independently of the grid.