The delicate balance


The delicate balance

Charlotte Grant, Technical Project Manager, explains why balancing electrical supply and demand is so important.

Case study:

Road worthy

A groundbreaking new oil-recycling vehicle from National Grid is now operational.

Road worthy


Out of this world

Tamsin Kashap explains how we’re working with our partners to bring the benefits of the virtual world into the real one.

The robot renaissance

Talking points:

Jonathan Richardson, Education and Skills Specialist, explains how the VEX Robotics competition is helping youngsters across the country discover the magic of engineering.

Out of this world


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The big issues for energy

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    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