National Grid futureproofs its assets with greener insulating gas

As part of a pilot project, insulating gas SF6 has been replaced with an alternative greener gas in existing equipment

National Grid finishes first major power line to be built in Kent since 1961

The project supports the subsea power interconnector that links the UK and Belgium

Fire-struck IFA interconnector not fully operational until 2023, National Grid says

National Grid said it has to carry out extensive work before it returns to service

End of life for EDF’s Dungeness B nuclear power station

The station has been in an extended outage since September 2018

Massive ‘gas explosion’ in building in Kent leaves two seriously injured

A number of people were reported to have been trapped and rescued

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

Kent CHP plant becomes first operational waste-to-energy CfD facility

Wheelabrator Kemsley is expected to have a final installed capacity of 45MW and be capable of processing up to 550,000 tonnes of non-recyclable waste every year

UK’s ‘biggest solar park’ faces sunny future

A staggering 880,000 solar panels will be installed in the Kent countryside

Blaise Biogas AD plant in Kent seeks environmental permit

A consultation on the application is now open, with the local community invited to give their views until 31st January 2020

Google expands online tool providing climate-relevant data to UK cities

The Environmental Insights Explorer uses unique Google data sources and modelling capabilities to produce estimates of emissions and renewable energy potential