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16 Oct 2017

Ground investigations begin at the Dwyryd Estuary, Snowdonia

Surveys to be conducted to help plan works to remove a section of overhead line across the estuary.
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10 Oct 2017

National Grid applies to build new substation for Network Rail electrification project

National Grid applies for planning consent for a new substation near Market Harborough to help Network Rail power Midland Main Line electrification
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03 Oct 2017

Work starts today on Richborough Connection Project

National Grid has today started work on the construction of a new 400kV overhead line between Richborough and Canterbury.
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26 Sep 2017

Large load takes to the road near Manchester

A new transformer is being delivered to Stalybridge substation near Manchester
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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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