National Grid

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National Grid launch £600m interconnector

A £600 million interconnector is set to deliver a more flexible energy system for consumers in the UK and Belgium.

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National Grid completes work on Richborough connection

National Grid and its contractors Murphy Eltel Joint Venture have finished building a new 20km high voltage electricity line between Richborough and Canterbury, the first to be built in Kent for 25 years.

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Winners of Ofgem's 2018 network innovation competitions announced...

Ofgem has announced the winners of its 2018 network innovation competitions with four projects set to share funding of £46.8 million.

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UK Capacity Market suspended

The UK Capacity Market has been suspended following a Tempus Energy challenge and landmark European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling.

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Networks funding adjustment requests given green light

Energy regulator Ofgem has confirmed that network companies can apply for additional allowances to cover extra costs in their price controls, which had not been forecast when they were agreed.

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National Grid submits plans for Wylfa Newydd connection

National Grid has submitted an application to the Planning Inspectorate for a second connection for Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station.

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The pillars of policy

How do you create infrastructure policy in an uncertain world? A recent roundtable discussion hosted by Network and National Grid sought to find out. Tom Grimwood was there.

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Networks renewable improvements save customers £40m

Four electricity networks have joined forces to create a programme of improvements that will keep more renewable energy flowing onto local networks and save customers across Great Britain £40 million.