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  1. January 4, 2016

    UK expected to face more power emergencies

    Emergency measures are likely to be needed several more times this winter to keep Britain’s lights on, National Grid...

  2. January 4, 2016

    Keeping Britain’s lights on: inside National Grid

    Somewhere in the middle of the Berkshire countryside sits an unmarked single-storey brick building, barely visible over...

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  1. December 11, 2015

    Dirty gas and diesel generators win £250m public subsidy

    More than £250m of public money will be paid to inefficient small gas and diesel engines to help provide electricity...

  2. December 9, 2015

    Dirty diesel generators to get millions in push to avert blackout

    Highly polluting diesel generators are set to earn tens of millions of pounds over the next few years by providing an...

  3. December 6, 2015

    Industry argues for UK electricity subsidy reform

    Britain should overhaul its system of subsidies that encourage power companies to supply electricity at peak times,...

  4. December 1, 2015

    Bidders line up for ITC electricity group

    National Grid of the UK, Iberdrola of Spain and Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway are among the companies exploring...

  5. November 18, 2015

    Winners bring disabled people into workforce

    It seems fitting that as the UK’s disability discrimination act turns 20, the two strongest entries of the Apollo...

  6. November 18, 2015

    Investors recoil from Drax after energy speech

    The UK’s biggest coal-fired power generator lost of tens of millions of pounds in value on Wednesday after the energy...

  7. November 10, 2015

    National Grid to sell UK gas-distribution business

    National Grid, Britain’s electricity network operator, has put a majority stake in its UK gas-distribution business up...

  8. November 10, 2015

    National Grid: pipes for sale

    Allow a game of Monopoly to drag on long enough and growth ceases to be the best strategy. There are only so many...

  9. November 10, 2015

    Holliday’s plan to vacate after gas sale shows perfect timing

    Steve Holliday’s instinct for timing is so good that he would only need the gold watch the board might give him on his...

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    November 10, 2015

    FT Opening Quote - Grid sale, Deutsche Zig Zag, bored whales

    National Grid is selling stakes in gas distribution, Vodafone is in a slow bicycle race and Sea World is phasing out...

  11. November 6, 2015

    CRH lifted by US infrastructure bill vote

    A relief rally lifted CRH, the Irish aggregates maker, on Friday after the US cleared the way to approving a key...

  12. November 5, 2015

    UK electricity supply fears follow power crunch

    More than 10 per cent of Britain’s electricity needs during Wednesday night’s power crunch came from supply that will...

  13. November 4, 2015

    Price spikes to be more common until extra power plants are built

    For evidence of just how close to breaking point Britain’s creaking power supply system has come, look at Wednesday’s...

  14. November 4, 2015

    UK’s high-wire act on power supplies laid bare

    The scale of Britain’s energy supply crunch was laid bare on Wednesday as an unexpected outage of power plants sent...

  15. November 3, 2015

    National Grid warns of ‘tight’ winter as new chief named

    The outgoing head of National Grid has admitted the gap between electricity supply and demand this winter is “tighter...

  16. November 3, 2015

    UK turns to diesel to meet power supply crunch

    Britain is set to grant hundreds of millions of pounds in subsidies to highly polluting diesel generators as a way to...

  17. October 26, 2015

    Refugees who seek to build a new life through work

    Wahid Issa used to have great hopes for his life in Syria. “I wanted to work there as an engineer, get married and have...

  18. October 15, 2015

    David Cameron calls high-level talks on energy crunch

    Downing Street has called a top-level meeting next week to discuss the UK’s growing energy supply crunch, the Financial...

  19. October 14, 2015

    UK’s green subsidies to end in a decade, says official

    British taxpayers will no longer have to fund renewable energy by the mid-2020s, according to a senior official, in the...

  20. October 11, 2015

    Green electricity drive leaves generating capacity in the red

    Energy is a long-term business. Decisions taken today can play out over decades. Make the wrong choices and their ill...

  21. October 9, 2015

    Industry boss warns on electricity supply crisis

    Businesses will have to switch off their power and consumers pay more for their electricity if ministers do not change...

  22. September 29, 2015

    Jeremy Corbyn drops plans to nationalise energy groups

    Jeremy Corbyn has dropped proposals to nationalise the energy companies in the latest example of his radical ideas...

  23. September 17, 2015

    Turn ‘northern powerhouse’ rhetoric into reality, business urges

    An upcoming spending review is an opportunity for ministers to turn their northern powerhouse rhetoric into reality,...

  24. September 15, 2015

    Find income opportunities where you least expect them

    Whether you’re a soon-to-be pensioner in search of an income or an equity income fund manager, you’ll understand the...

  25. September 13, 2015

    Fast pace of power plant closures threatens UK electricity grid

    A wave of power plant closures threatens to push Britain’s creaking electricity system close to breaking point within...

  26. August 7, 2015

    Jeremy Corbyn backs nationalising ‘big six’ energy suppliers

    Labour would start buying up shares in the “big six” energy companies under a Jeremy Corbyn government until it owned a...

  27. July 15, 2015

    UK faces second winter with dearth of spare power capacity

    Britain’s creaking electricity system faces a second winter with an uncomfortably slim safety cushion of spare power...

  28. June 28, 2015

    Pension funds favour liability-driven investments

    Pension funds appear unfazed by record low interest rates and are locking in what would appear to be unfavourable...

  29. June 2, 2015

    Finalists and methodology: Responsible Business awards 2015

    This year’s Business in the Community’s Responsible Business awards put the spotlight on companies engaging in social...

  30. May 21, 2015

    National Grid calls for UK to plug in to Europe

    The chief executive of National Grid on Thursday called for the UK to be more deeply integrated into a Europe-wide...

  31. May 20, 2015

    British coal-fired power plant bows to the inevitable

    Confirmation that one of Britain’s biggest remaining coal-fired power stations will close by next March did not come as...

  32. April 23, 2015

    Steve Holliday: man on a mission at work and in the community

    There is an American-style immediacy and warmth about the British chief executive of National Grid. Steve Holliday has...

  33. April 20, 2015

    G4S becomes latest to scale back quarterly reports

    G4S, the world’s biggest security provider, has become the latest company to reduce their number of trading updates...

  34. March 27, 2015

    Fears gas prices will rise as UK storage cut

    UK gas suppliers could be forced to pay higher prices this winter after Centrica announced that capacity at Britain’s...

  35. March 26, 2015

    UK draws on Norwegian green power with €2bn cable

    Operators of electricity networks in the UK and Norway have approved a €2bn deal to build the world’s longest subsea...

  36. March 20, 2015

    Eclipse puts Europe’s fears over solar power cut in the shade

    All eyes on the solar eclipse Europe’s first major eclipse of the solar power age drew millions of spectators across...

  37. March 5, 2015

    BT Openreach: new line-up

    Unbundling was once trendy in telecoms regulation. Incumbent operators were told to give competitors access to their...

  38. February 23, 2015

    MPs criticise Ofgem for failure over energy network pricing

    The UK’s energy market regulator has been criticised by MPs for failing to keep energy network costs down, thus...

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