UK Power Reserve is a market leader with a growing portfolio of flexible electricity assets. We are the UK’s largest independent developer of fast-ramping small-scale gas power plants (893MW in total), the second biggest developer of battery storage (120MW)creating a total portfolio of 1013MW. We have around 500MW of 20MW plants in operation and plan to complete our portfolio of 50 power plants in the next few years.

280MW under development over 14 sites, all due to come online during 2018 and 2019.

“UKPR is a strategic portfolio of highly responsive distributed assets which are located close to demand centres and can react in seconds and ramp to full capacity to support the growth of renewables such as wind and solar and help decarbonise the UK power sector.”

Sam Wither
Head of UKPR

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We are in the process of building a 500+MW pipeline of new gas-fired assets which will bring the total number of our power stations to 40. The precise location and details of these assets will be included on our asset map as they become operational.

UK Power Reserve was awarded 120MW of battery storage in the 2016 Capacity Market Auction making it one of the UK’s biggest developers of battery storage. Build out will commence in 2018 on the 160MW won in CM15 and 120MW of battery storage.  

We are currently working on delivering 17 new gas fired power stations including:

  1. Stanlow - Cheshire
  2. Mansfield - Nottinghamshire
  3. Oldham - Greater Manchester
  4. Radcliffe - Greater Manchester
  5. Cadishead - Greater Manchester
  6. Sheerness - Kent
  7. Newport C - Newport
  8. Birkenhead - Merseyside
  9. Long Eaton - Derbyshire

Find out more about Nick Horler, Chairman of UK Power Reserve