Hitachi develops and supplies an extensive range of highly efficient and reliable power generation, transmission and distribution systems throughout the world. We also provide smart city energy solutions.
Menter Newydd, meaning New Venture in Welsh, is a joint venture of Hitachi, Bechtel, and JGC, specially created to prepare for and support delivery of the engineering, procurement and construction of Horizon Nuclear Power's Wylfa Newydd nuclear build, on the Isle of Anglesey, North Wales, UK.
Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe, Ltd. provides local management and delivery of Hitachi's nuclear business in the UK and Europe. Hitachi is a leading provider of nuclear goods and service worldwide, and Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe, Ltd. provides a gateway through which our UK and European customers can work with Hitachi globally, drawing on expertise and products which have been developed through our extensive experience in the civil nuclear sector.
Smart Energy Islands is a £10.8 million project, co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund, to create an ambitious smart energy system that will provide a model to support the transition to low carbon sustainable communities.
It will be innovative in its scale and range of technologies, linking for example; rooftop solar panels, solar gardens, batteries, domestic heat pumps and electric vehicles through an Internet of things (IoT) platform.
Horizon Nuclear Power is a UK energy company developing a new generation of nuclear power stations. A wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi,Ltd., Horizon plans to provide at least 5,400MW of new power station capacity to the UK, enough to power around 10 million homes.