9 With extensive experience in delivering products and services to power generators, P&B offers the renewables sector a range of products and services. Over the years of transition for the UK power industry from coal to greener fuel sources, P&B has extensively supplied circuit breakers retrofits as new plant was introduced. From the early days, P&B has been supplying switchgear for projects to convert from coal to biomass in existing UK power stations such as Drax, Ratcliffe and Ferrybridge.

P&B has also supported Scottish Power by providing new circuit breakers to retrofit ageing English Electric circuit breakers and give the switchgear a new lease of life for Hydroelectric power stations in Scotland such as Tongland and Glenlee.

In the Biogas arena, P&B has also supplied HV15 Switchgear as part of Welsh Water’s development for a new supply to power an advanced anaerobic digestion facility producing green energy from discarded food and garden waste in Cardiff.


P&B is a leading UK innovator of electrical protection, safety and control technologies.

Our specialist expertise and unrivalled experience is relied upon in heavy industries throughout the world to ensure the highest levels of safety and performance.