Seasonal measures


Seasonal measures

Balancing Services Contracts Manager Mike Edgar explains the rationale behind the introduction of two new balancing services this winter.

Case study:

Let it glow…

Today many villages and towns across the UK will switch on their lights for the beginning of the festive season. And for many

Let it glow…


Positive impact

Environmentalist and broadcaster Chris Baines discusses recent developments surrounding the £500m provision to enhance the nation's landscape.

The power of ideas

Talking points:

Tamsin Kashap explores the latest innovations in the pipeline and discusses how collaboration holds the key to unlocking a brighter future.

Positive impact


 Latest messages

Recent hot topics

The big issues for energy

  • Being prepared for winter

    The 2014/15 Winter Outlook gives comprehensive analysis of the supply and demand picture for both electricity and gas ahead of the winter period. The report follows an extensive consultation with stakeholders as across the energy industry.

  • Keeping the lights on

    As we gear up for the first capacity auction in December, how will the Capacity Market work and what is National Grid’s role?

  • Careers advice that counts

    Steve Holliday, National Grid’s Chief Executive Officer, on the ‘Making Education Work’ report.

  • Building a robust network

    Phil Sheppard explains how the UK can make sure that it has the right energy infrastructure in place for the future.

Looking ahead

What to look out for in the coming weeks

  • Friday 28th November

    The Electricity Ten Year Statement 2014