Anglo-French interconnector comes online as low carbon electricity starts flowing

The project through a 149-mile subsea power cable can provide enough energy to power one million homes

Ofgem calls for independent body to run the electricity system

The energy regulator claims the new body could save consumers as much as £4.8 billion between 2022 and 2050

Gas networks unveil blueprint to deliver ‘Britain’s first’ hydrogen town by 2030

The companies are planning to invest £28 billion in hydrogen projects across the country by 2032

New £150m world record-breaking Humber pipeline delivering gas for National Grid

The Humber Tunnel can transport between 70m to 100m cubic metres – or around a quarter – of Britain’s gas

SSE, ScottishPower, Natwest Group and National Grid announced as first COP26 sponsors

The government says the Principal Partners will support the delivery of a successful and ambitious COP and notes they represent ‘some of the leading lenders, investors and energy companies in the UK’

New York and National Grid team up for home energy savings pilot

The new performance-based model is expected to deliver additional energy and bill savings of 10% to 30% for customers

National Grid ESO issues warning on stretched electricity supply

The Electricity System Operator warns margins between electricity supply and demand will be tight this evening

Energy majors partner to speed up offshore CO2 transport and storage infrastructure

The partnership will see the development of an offshore network to ‎transport captured CO2 emissions to offshore storage beneath the ‎UK North Sea

‘Unusual lull’ in wind power sparks National Grid energy warning

The Electricity System Operator says low levels of wind, generational outages and the balance of imports and exports are to blame for the impending power shortage

National Grid signs 25-year deal for Grain LNG terminal

Grain LNG currently has the capacity to store and deliver enough gas to meet at least 25% of the UK’s demand