National Grid pledges to stop adding new petrol and diesel cars to fleet in 2027

The electricity system operator has also committed to fuelling the entire fleet with cleaner fuel sources by 2030

UK’s gas networks call on government to unlock £900m green hydrogen investment

The grid’s switch to zero-carbon hydrogen and biomethane is expected to help billpayers save £89bn by 2050

Flextricity to manage Gresham House Energy Storage Fund’s biggest battery storage site

Flexitricity will manage and monitor the 50MW/75MWh Thurcroft storage system from its control room in Edinburgh once it is completed this summer

National Grid awards £328m contracts for ‘cheaper, greener’ approach to manage system stability

It will allow more renewable energy generation to operate, helping reduce energy use and carbon emissions and is expected to save consumers up to £128m over six years

Energy industry must fill 400,000 jobs to reach 2050 net zero goal

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

Centrica and sonnen join forces for ‘UK’s most advanced’ virtual power plant

A network of 100 domestic batteries have been installed and aggregated in a cloud platform that can be charged or discharged according to the needs of the grid

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

Octopus Renewables secures £185m mandate from National Grid’s pension fund

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

UK’s National Grid claims 2019 is the cleanest on record

Operator of transmission grid says the amount of zero carbon power outstripped that from fossil fuels for a full twelve months

National Grid targets net zero emissions by 2050

The target, however, does not include indirect emissions from the energy sold to consumers but National Grid said it is supporting that through various initiatives