UK power network operators join forces for ‘£40m customer savings’

They aim to keep more renewable energy flowing onto local networks

‘Beast from the East’ caused winter gas spike

The UK Energy Research Centre said a loss of gas pressure in the system was only narrowly avoided

Ofgem confirms five-year price control for network companies

It is expected to deliver savings worth more than £5bn for consumers

National Grid given go-ahead for Hinkley nuclear project

Regulator Ofgem will, however, set the revenue the grid operator can earn from the transmission upgrade

National Grid: UK action on heat essential to meet carbon reduction targets

It has launched its latest Future Energy Scenarios report, reflecting the possible supply and demand in the future

England v Tunisia World Cup game to kick-off power demand

The 500MW spike in demand is expected to occur across the UK during half-time

Ofgem investigates National Grid’s electricity demand forecasting

The regulator will examine if it breached rules relating to its duty to operate the system in an “economic and efficient manner”

UK grid to get 2GW battery and EV charger upgrade

Pivot Power plans to work with National Grid in a £1.6 billion programme to provide the next-gen infrastructure

Zurich longevity swap to cover £2bn National Grid pension liabilities

It will protect the grid operator against the risk of rising costs as a result of 6,000 pensioners and future dependent members living longer than expected