Could renewables restart Britain’s grid in the event of a power outage?

A live trial in Scotland has demonstrated how hydro generators could be used to fire up Britain’s electricity grid

National Grid posts £4bn profit amid energy crisis

The company has made record investment in 2021/22, including capital investment of £6.7bn for continuing operations

National Grid brings ‘smart’ drones to inspect Britain’s pylons

The drone technology will be used to capture corrosion-related data from electricity infrastructure

Ofgem launches investigation into activities of National Grid’s substation

The maintenance of a substation in Cumbria will be scrutinised by the energy regulator

ScottishPower donates power generators to Ukraine

SP Energy Networks has donated 21 power generators and 1,200 meal packs to Ukrainian authorities

“Belarus offered to connect its grid with Chernobyl power station”

DTEK CEO told ELN that the power cut at Chernobyl is part of the Russian attack on the Ukrainian energy system

Europe to accelerate emergency grid link with Ukraine

European Energy Ministers will meet today to discuss support of grid synchronisation

Dogger Bank wind farm to help stabilise voltage of the UK’s grid

It marks the first time an offshore wind project wins contract to support National Grid ESO in balancing the grid

Industry responds to National Grid ESO’s Network Options Assessment report

SSEN said the report is “the starting gun’ for a £5 billion investment in Scottish grid infrastructure projects

National Grid consults on new clean energy infrastructure project

The company plans to reinforce the electricity network between Bramford in Suffolk and Twinstead Tee in Essex