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UK erects first T-pylon to minimise infrastructure footprint

National Grid has erected its first T-pylon in Somerset, Southwest England, demonstrating a new design for an electricity pylon.
pivot power

Pivot Power expands energy storage Superhubs initiative across the UK

Pivot Power has signed an agreement with technology company Wartsila to expand its Energy Superhubs energy storage initiative across the UK.

Four deep geothermal plants announced for UK

UK-based Geothermal Engineering Ltd has announced that it will be rolling out four new deep geothermal power plants in Cornwall, Southwest England.

EDF and Zenobe to optimise one of Europe’s largest batteries

Zenobe has selected EDF as the company's trading and optimisation partner for a new 100MW battery.
solar farm

Hershey signs sweet solar deals to reduce carbon footprint

The Hershey Company has announced two new clean energy partnerships to develop solar projects in the U.S.

Statkraft and ABB to deliver Liverpool grid stability project for National Grid

Statkraft, Europe's largest generator of renewable energy, has signed its first supplier contract for the construction of the Lister Drive Greener Grid Park in Liverpool.
hydrogen market

Plans confirmed for Britain’s first hydrogen town

Britain's gas grid companies have set out plans to deliver the country's first hydrogen town by 2030 and full transition by 2050.

UK’s second electricity link to France starts flowing at full capacity

IFA2, National Grid's second electricity interconnector linking the UK and France, is now able to flow low carbon electricity between the two countries at full capacity.
Synchronous condenser

Uniper appoints Siemens Energy to deliver grid stability at UK power stations

Siemens Energy has been awarded contracts by global energy company Uniper to provide rotating grid stabilization technology at two sites in the UK.
renewable energy

New ancillary service market paves the way to a renewables-led future

A new ancillary service procured by National Grid to manage the frequency of Britain's electricity system is set to support the country's green energy transition and provide new opportunities for battery projects.