Ofgem investigates gas network firm Cadent

The regulator is examining if the company failed to keep records of gas pipes – or risers – in some blocks of flats

New plans to introduce hydrogen in North West gas grid

New proposals to introduce hydrogen into the gas network in North West England has been unveiled. Cadent, formerly National Grid Gas Distribution, said that is part of its plans to transform the energy system and help decarbonise heat. Its study explains how hydrogen could be used in place of natural gas to power industry in […]

Gas distribution firm Cadent refunds £54m to Ofgem

UK gas distribution firm Cadent has agreed to refund £54 million in allowances to Ofgem. Formerly called National Grid Gas Distribution, Cadent owns the gas distribution networks in North London, Central England, the East of England and North West England. It offered to waive the allowances for some investment it will no longer be making […]

Cadent new name for National Grid Gas Distribution

National Grid Gas Distribution has been rebranded as Cadent, now an independent organisation. The change comes as National Grid sold off its majority stake in the company in a £13 billion deal, which is now owned by a consortium of investors. Cadent Chief Executive Chris Train, who has had more than 30 years of experience […]