T-pylon Award

T-Pylon wins Energy Excellence award

Sandra Myrtue News

Energy Excellence Award – “National Grid for the T-pylon – a new radical design of high voltage electricity pylons for the UK”

The winners of the Energy Institute (EI)’s Awards 2015 were announced earlier this month at a ceremony in London. Among the winners were our project the, T-pylon, with the award for “Energy Excellence”. The Energy Institute is the professional body for the energy industry in the United Kingdom, developing and sharing knowledge, skills and good practice towards a safe, secure and sustainable energy system.

“The EI Awards promote the best initiatives and draw attention to the excellence demonstrated by organisations and individuals on a daily basis. This year’s award winners focus on sustainability projects that make a real difference to society, alongside proactive safety initiatives that contribute to the safety of our people.” – Louise Kingham OBE FEI, Chief Executive, Energy Institute

See the whole list of winners here.

The T-pylon is designed in a collaboration between Bystrup Architects and Krabbenhøft & Ingolfsson as consulting engineers for National Grid (UK). Read more about the project here.


T-pylon wins award
T-pylon test site in Eakring, UK.