National Grid is pleased to announce the appointment of Earl Shipp as a Non-Executive Director of the Board with effect from 1 January 2019. On appointment, Earl will join the Safety, Environment and Health Committee, Remuneration Committee and Nominations Committee of National Grid plc. Earl is an experienced and strategic business leader who spent his […]
Construction of the Hinkley Point C Connection moved a step closer last Friday as we awarded the first in a series of contracts to build the new major infrastructure. ABB was awarded the contract for Shurton substation, which will be the connection point from EDF’s new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in Somerset to […]
Today, 3 October 2017, we started construction on the Richborough Connection Project. The new 400kV overhead line between Richborough and Canterbury will connect Nemo Link® to our high voltage electricity network, and is vital to ensure the country has a safe, reliable and secure electricity supply. Following a lengthy consultation process seeking views from local […]
Our Annual Report and Accounts, published on 6 June, tells the story of how we’ve performed over the last 12 months. This year, the report’s theme is ‘Bring Energy to Life’. We’ve tried to show – through narrative, imagery and case studies – the value we bring to our customers and wider society. You’ll also […]
As an organisation, we have the mindset to deliver on our commitments. This year we set ourselves an ambitious agenda and we delivered against it and today I have the privilege of presenting your hard work to our shareholders for our 2016/17 full year results. Ensuring the strong reliability of our networks and effectively prioritising […]
The Babcock overhead line team at the Littleborough construction site is the latest winner of the Capital Delivery Sustainability team’s Good Practice Award.