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26 Sep 2017

National Grid confirms summer 2017 as “greenest ever” and launches “world’s first” green energy forecast

While the end of summer may have meant grey weekends for some, it was in fact the ‘greenest’ summer on record according to new data from National Grid.
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13 Sep 2017

Merseyside gas holders to be dismantled

Local landmarks to disappear from the horizon as gas holders dismantled as part of a national programme
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13 Sep 2017

Landmark gas holders to be demolished in Wigan

Two unused gas holders dating from the 1930s to be demolished in Wigan
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11 Sep 2017

National Grid reschedules Macclesfield to Bredbury overhead line works

Work on power line between two substation is rescheduled for 2019
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29 Aug 2017

World War Two aircraft wreckage discovered in the North Sea

A wreckage believed to be an RAF Short Stirling heavy bomber discovered in the North Sea, as engineers carry out seabed surveys for UK-Norwegian electricity link
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03 Aug 2017

National Grid welcomes ‘Electricity System Operator’ decision

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20 Jul 2017

New kit delivered to substation to keep electricity flowing to Gloucestershire and beyond

A new transformer is to be delivered to National Grid's substation at Iron Acton in South Gloucestershire
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14 Jul 2017

Transformer to be moved by road to Walpole in Norfolk

National Grid will be transporting a new bit of kit to Walpole in Norfolk to help keep the lights on across the county and beyond.
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14 Jul 2017

New transformer being delivered by road to National Grid substation outside Bristol

The new transformer will be delivered to the substation to help keep electricity flowing to homes across the region and beyond
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13 Jul 2017

Hair-raising science show for Manchester school pupils

Pupils at Broad Oak Primary School in Didsbury enjoyed a hair-raising science show courtesy of National Grid
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