Interview

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Drawing on experience

Swedish energy group Vattenfall was recently awarded a licence to own and operate electricity networks in Great Britain as an IDNO. Alec Peachey speaks to the company about its plans.

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Responding to network threats

The recent increase in sophisticated, targeted security threats by both external and inside attackers has increased the awareness and urgency of communication service providers, mission-critical network operators and utility network operators for implementing...

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Keeping the lights on

Network speaks to Sotiris Georgiopoulos, head of smart grid development, UK Power Networks.

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System operation: Q&A with Richard Smith

Ahead of Network's Future Networks conference National Grid's Richard Smith forecasts how the challenge facing the system operator will evolve its role.

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Q&A: training from the top

The training of senior management must not be neglected if the right culture is to be achieved in a company, Ian Dormer, managing director of Rosh Engineering warns.

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Q & A: The smart meter rollout

International engineering solutions company Actavo announced in October last year that it has built on its existing partnership with big six supplier Scottish Power by winning a five-year contract to deliver most of the programme to install smart meters...

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Converting innovation: Q&A with Stewart Reid

Ahead of Network's Future Networks conference SSEN'S Stewart Reid reveals innovation funding is only half of the story.

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Power play: an interview with John Pettigrew

What does the energy system's most influential chief executive think about current transformation challenges?