National Grid: Shelved nuclear energy projects take £137m out of profits

The grid operator lost 31% of its profits before tax, down to £1.84 billion

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Industry responds to Labour’s energy nationalisation plans

It announced plans to take National Grid into public ownership as well as replace the existing distribution network operators

Labour plans to take National Grid into public ownership

The grid operator says this is the ‘last thing’ that’s needed and would delay the progress towards the green energy transition

Britain has been coal-free for six days!

The country has been powered by sources other than coal for 145 hours

National Grid ESO to run zero carbon power system by 2025

The Electricity System Operator (ESO) has officially separated from National Grid’s power transmission arm today

National Grid Explores DSR and Commercial Battery “on the ground” at United Cast Bar site.

Representatives from National Grid visited United Cast Bar UK (UCB), the leading foundry and a successful manufacturer of continuously cast-iron bar.

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‘Balancing and Settlement Code needs amending in case of no-deal’

That’s the call from National Grid Energy System Operator (ESO), which says this should be updated as soon as possible

Energy storage company re-energised with £25m Japanese investment

Zenobe Energy is backed by the former boss of National Grid and has around 73MW of operational assets

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National Grid recommends £59.8m investment for 2019/2020 period

It says this would allow it to maintain the option to deliver projects costing almost £5.4 billion

Nemo power link swims towards commercial operation

It is the UK’s first subsea electricity interconnector to Belgium