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National Grid offers £500,000 aid towards Covid-19 crisis

The aid is to support the most vulnerable through two charitable trusts

Step inside the tunnels powering London…

ELN visits the £1bn London Power Tunnels project, designed to support the capital’s demand for power and the UK’s net zero transition

National Grid awards £328m contracts to manage stability of electricity grid

This new approach is expected to save consumers up to £128m over the six-year period

Ofgem probes National Grid and ScottishPower over £1.3bn subsea cable

The investigation will review the performance of the two organisations in delivering the cable and will consider whether its late delivery means they breached licence conditions

National Grid: Energy industry needs to fill 400k jobs to reach net zero goal

The report reveals more women want a ‘job of purpose’ to help deliver the UK’s 2050 target

National Grid launches €500m green bond

The funds could be used to support the connection infrastructure of wind farms to the grid and boost efficiency to help reduce electricity losses

UK cleantech firm raises £3.6m for smart hot water tanks

Mixergy claims the technology can help households save up to 20% on their hot water bills and has been certified to deliver grid balancing services to National Grid

National Grid pension scheme awards £185m renewables mandate to Octopus

Investments will be made in solar and onshore wind assets across the UK

Three energy firms to pay £10.5m over power cut failings

RWE Generation, Ørsted and UK Power Networks will pay into a redress fund run by energy watchdog Ofgem

Nokia to smarten up Finnish power grid to better support renewables

The new smart grid is expected to seamlessly integrate distributed energy resources such as wind, solar and micro-generation using bioenergy