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Ofgem ‘could save consumers a further £1.7bn in next network price control’

Ofgem could save consumers a further £1.7 billion during the next set of energy network price controls (RIIO-2). That’s the claim from Citizens Advice, which in 2017, found energy networks […]

read more... 11/09/2020


National Grid boss warns Britain risks power blackouts due to a decaying electricity network as he asks Ofgem for right to raise customers' bills

Sheffield is at heightened risk of blackouts, as it is served by just two power lines Should one fail, the city could only rely on the other to provide all of its power National Grid boss John Pettigrew warned older power lines will start to 'decay'

read more... 02/09/2020


Enel Romania's E-Distributie to invest over 483 mln lei (100 mln euro) in 2020

E-Distributie, part of the Romanian arm of Italian energy group Enel, said on Friday it plans to invest 483 million lei ($118 million/100 million euro) in 2020, mainly in network upgrades.

read more... 24/08/2020


Engie offers fixed-price PPAs in the UK

Company says the power purchase agreements can be tailored to the individual needs of developers and funders

read more... 17/08/2020


Shetland link supplier announced

Hitachi ABB Power Grids has won the order from Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks Transmission, part of the UK energy major SSE plc, to enable Europe’s first multi-terminal high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) interconnection.

read more... 05/08/2020