Power Plus Communications (PPC) is a leading provider of broadband powerline communication systems, supplying utilities and distributed network operators with key technologies for smart grid communications.
PPC has made significant advancements in the development of BPL technology and has successfully established the largest BPL network worldwide to date.
We have led the development of BPL technology for ten years, and have an outstanding array of experience and competence at our disposal. This is reflected in our extensive portfolio of projects, carried out in close partnership with renowned utilities network operators. Our BPL systems can be found in operation in power networks throughout Europe and the Middle East, supplying more than 1 million consumers.
We work in close collaboration with our clients to develop and optimise our technology. This enables us to guarantee a customer-driven, future proof solution. We also use recognised standards and promote their use worldwide.
In the land of ideas
PPC is located in Mannheim, Germany, in a region famous for its tradition of innovation, home to world leaders in the automotive, software and energy industries. Our central location offers direct connection to many European cities and our close proximity to Frankfurt provides easy access for visitors to our Smart Grid Demo Centre.
Our BPL technology was selected for the German smart grid beacon project 'E-Energy' as well as by the British Low Carbon Network Fund. We were named as one of the top ten most innovative German companies by the German Chamber of Commerce, and our technology and projects have won many international industry awards.