National Grid interconnector wraps up final cable test

National Grid’s Viking Link project has completed a cable testing, inching closer to a 1.4GW renewable energy link between UK and Denmark

Viking interconnector delays could have been avoided, says Ofgem

Ofgem has claimed that National Grid could have taken additional measures to avoid the delays that have been encountered in the Viking Link project

Opposition grows against National Grid major project

A group of residents across Lincolnshire has opposed the construction of 50-metre-high pylons across the countryside

Construction starts at new solar park on former Lincolnshire landfill

The new solar park at Winterton, Lincolnshire is predicted to generate enough energy to power more than 1,300 homes

UK launches ‘first’ injection of hydrogen into gas-fired power station

Hydrogen will be injected into Centrica’s peaking plant at Brigg, Lincolnshire

Centrica starts converting former gas power station into battery storage facility

The 50MW battery storage project at Brigg will be capable of supplying the equivalent of a full day’s energy consumption for 11,000 households

Anglian unveils details of new Lincolnshire reservoir plan

The company has confirmed the proposed location for the £1 billion project

Anglian Water unveils plans for new reservoirs to beat drought

The announcement comes as the East of England has seen only a fifth of its average rainfall in July and parts of England have faced hosepipe bans this summer

Yorkshire Water launches hosepipe ban as English regions declare drought

The new hosepipe ban will come into force on 26th August

Energy demand peaked on UK’s hottest day

National Grid ESO report suggests on 19th July the UK saw a peak in energy demand