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

Government unleashes £200m for zero-emission HGVs

The three-year programme will begin later this year to help decarbonise the UK’s freight industry

National Grid to pay back £200m of interconnector revenues earlier than planned

The decision for early payments is predicted to help customers with rising bills

Worcestershire substation to get new electricity transformer

National Grid is transporting the transformer from its Sundon substation

National Grid ESO awards contracts to maximise renewable generation

A total of 15 generating units, including wind farms and battery storage will provide ‘post fault’ services

National Grid partners with UK universities for innovative net zero projects

Cardiff, Edinburgh, Exeter, Manchester, Southampton and Strathclyde Universities will partner with NGET

National Grid sells 60% of its gas business for £4.2bn

A consortium including Macquarie Asset Management will now have the majority interest in NGG

Ofgem launches investigation into activities of National Grid’s substation

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

National Grid installs first-in-a-century new pylons

A total of 116 new T-pylons will be erected in Somerset along a 57-kilometre route in a low carbon drive