Gearing up the grid for low carbon

How will the UK network cope with a low carbon future? We speak to industry leaders about how the Grid will handle the future low carbon energy world that has been planned. Other National Grid stories: Major firms welcome supergrid news Supergrid is a cheap solution, say MPs Six pylon design finalists revealed Stick to […]

Stick to gas for heat, says National Grid

Electrifying heat is not as practical as sticking with older technologies such as gas, according to the National Grid. Speaking to an audience at the Energy Event at the NEC in Birmingham, Marcus Stewart said that the cost and disruption of re-wiring the UK’s network wasn’t worth it. Mr Stewart, Future Distribution Networks Manager at […]